Pedestrian Airlifted after Accident on Highway 108 [Jamestown, CA]

Pedestrian Airlifted after Accident on Highway 108 [Jamestown, CA]
Pedestrian Airlifted after Accident on Highway 108 [Jamestown, CA]

1 Seriously Injured in Pedestrian Accident on Highway 108 near Rawhide Road in Jamestown

JAMESTOWN, CA (May 20, 2022) – A pedestrian sustained serious injuries following an accident on Highway 108 on Thursday morning, May 19.
According to the California Highway Patrol, the incident happened at about 10:15 a.m. For reasons still under investigation, an SUV hit the pedestrian near Rawhide Road, just in front of a Dollar General store.
An air ambulance transported the victim to a Modesto hospital for treatment of major injuries. Authorities did not release the name of the victim.
Meanwhile, it is unknown whether the driver of the SUV remained at the scene.
Responding officers closed a section of the highway for almost two hours to make way for an investigation.
CHP continues to investigate the cause of the accident. Officers will release additional information once it becomes available.
When behind the wheel of any vehicle, always be on the lookout for pedestrians. Slow down when approaching crosswalks, intersections, or any area where pedestrians might be present. Also, practice defensive driving at all times.

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