Child on Scooter Struck, Injured by Vehicle on Harbison Canyon Road in Alpine
ALPINE, CA (August 15, 2022) — A child on a scooter was hit and injured by a car on Harbison Canyon Road near Bridle Run on Saturday.
According to the California Highway Patrol, the accident occurred around 8:50 p.m. Under unclear circumstances, a driver struck the child, believed by CHP officers to be 12-years-old, near Shadow Hills Elementary.
Shortly after, paramedics reached the scene and took the victim to a hospital with injuries that weren’t considered life-threatening.
Meanwhile, police investigated the scene and ruled out drugs and alcohol as possible contributors.
Because of the crash, police had to shut down Harbison Canyon Road for about 20 minutes. If anyone has more information on this accident, please contact the CHP.
Being distracted while driving increases the risk of an accident occurring. When driving near school zones, neighborhoods or parking lots, keep a close eye on your surroundings. You may find people coming into your path of travel. Pedestrians should also exercise safety when crossing the street.
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