Girl Injured in Pedestrian Crash on 2nd Street [BRENTWOOD, CA]
Pedestrian Airlifted After Hit by Vehicle on 2nd Street in Brentwood
BRENTWOOD, CA (August 10, 2020) – A girl suffered injuries in a pedestrian crash on 2nd Street Thursday afternoon in Brentwood.
First responders arrived at about 2:15 p.m. in the 800 block of 2nd Street. Among those who responded were the firefighters of the East Contra Costa Fire Protection District.
They found the girl lying on the road and a vehicle with a damaged hood and windshield. It was not clear, however, whether the driver of the vehicle stayed at the scene.
Firefighters provided first aid to the pedestrian. They then requested a medical helicopter to land nearby to airlift the patient to a hospital for treatment and further evaluation.
The cause and circumstances leading up to the crash are still under investigation.
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