Sergeant Struck, Hospitalized by Car on F Street in Oakdale
OAKDALE, CA (August 5, 2022) — A sergeant was hit and injured by a car on F Street near Oak Avenue on Wednesday.
According to Oakdale Police Department, the pedestrian accident happened around 8:20 p.m. Wednesday. When an officer from the Oakdale Police Department responded to reports of a two-car collision, a second accident occurred.
An officer trying to investigate the initial crash was hit by an oncoming driver while directing traffic.
Shortly after, paramedics reached the scene and brought the sergeant to a hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.
At this time, officers do not believe alcohol or drugs played a factor in the accident. However, an ongoing investigation should confirm what had happened. If anyone has more information, please call the authorities.
Driving requires your full attention. When behind the wheel, pay attention to what lies ahead. Watching your speed and keeping a distance from other vehicles can also provide you with more time in case an emergency occurs.
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