3 Hospitalized After FedEx Truck Accident on Byron Highway at Hoffman Lane [Byron, CA]
3 People Hurt As FedEx Truck Collides with Vehicle on Byron Highway
BYRON, CA (January 15, 2021) — Three people suffered injuries in an accident on Byron Highway at Hoffman Lane Thursday morning.
According to the authorities, two vehicles collided in the area at around 11:01 a.m. One of the vehicles involved was a FedEx truck.
Details about the crash are scarce at this time. However, as per reports, the incident left one person trapped inside one of the vehicles.
Two of the three injured parties were in critical condition, while the status of the third patient was unspecified.
Officials summoned a second medical helicopter to the scene. However, they canceled the request and opted to transport a patient via ground ambulance instead.
The identities of those involved in this crash were not immediately available. Further investigation is underway.
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