EL CERRITO: Hit-and-run Injury Car Accident on 15 Freeway at Cajalco Road
EL CERRITO, California (January 13, 2015) – A hit-and-run crash involving unspecified injuries was reported Tuesday morning on the northbound Interstate 15 Freeway near Cajalco Road, according to a dispatch by the California Highway Patrol.
Firefighters and paramedics responded to the 9:12 a.m. crash to assist those who were injured after the drivers of several vehicles collided including one in a red Ford F-350 pickup truck that fled the scene of the accident. Witnesses told CHP officers that the driver had been recklessly driving prior to the incident. The suspect’s abandoned pickup truck was later located by police nearby.
Paramedics transported at least one individual who was injured to a local hospital for unknown injuries.
Police are heading up an investigation into the accident to determine liability and continue to look for the suspect.
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