Child, Officer Hurt in Modesto 3-Car Crash at College Avenue
MODESTO, CA (July 28, 2021) — A child and an officer were injured in a 3-car accident at College Avenue and Orangeburg Avenue Sunday night.
According to authorities, the multi-car accident happened around 9:42 p.m. Under unclear circumstances, a patrol vehicle collided with a white sedan and a Ford SUV. Per reports, the patrol officer was responding to a call prior to the impact.
Shortly after the accident, paramedics reached the scene and airlifted the child to a pediatric hospital. Meanwhile, another team tended to the patrol officer who sustained a head injury.
At this time, the circumstances and liabilities require more investigation. However, any witnesses willing to help with this case can call the Modesto Police Department.
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