Child Hurt in Orcutt Pedestrian Crash on Jensen Ranch Road
ORCUTT, CA (May 3, 2021) — A child suffered serious injuries in a pedestrian accident on Jensen Ranch Road near Stillwell Road Friday evening.
According to reports, the accident happened around 5:35 p.m. just before Santa Barbara County firefighters responded. Under unclear circumstances, a driver struck the child, who reports described as 10 years old. Soon after, a Calstar helicopter and an ambulance arrived so emergency personnel could treat the victim. Following on-site treatment, paramedics airlifted the child to Santa Barbara Cottage Hospital for further evaluation.
At this time, the ultimate cause of the accident demands further investigation. However, if anyone has additional insight into this crash, please contact the authorities.
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