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Petaluma Car and Box Truck Crash Lakeville Highway Browns Lane

Petaluma Car and Box Truck Crash Lakeville Highway Browns Lane

3 Injured in Petaluma Crash on Lakeville Highway Near Browns Lane

PETALUMA, CA (August 10, 2021) – Several were hospitalized after a crash on Lakeville Highway near Browns Lane in Petaluma.

According to an article published by the Argus Courier, the accident took place on Tuesday morning. Officers reported the wreck at around 10:15 a.m.

Petaluma police said the incident began when a commercial box truck was going west on Lakeville Highway. At the same time, a Volkswagen Jetta was driving east.

For an unknown reason, the box truck collided with the side of the Volkswagen. In the process, the Jetta slammed head-on into a Chevy pickup traveling behind the commercial vehicle.

2 Cars and Box Truck Collide

Police said the box truck spun out of control and then rolled onto its side near Browns Lane. The drivers of the commercial truck and the Volkswagen ended up pinned inside their vehicles.

Firefighters along with the paramedics arrived at the scene and extricated the trapped occupants from the wreckage. The rescued individuals and the motorist in the Chevy sustained unspecified injuries.

Medical personnel took all three patients to the Santa Rosa Memorial Hospital for treatment. Officials did not disclose their names and condition at this time.

Meanwhile, police shut down Lakeville Highway in both directions between Frates Road and Browns Lane for three hours following the wreck. The cause of the Petaluma crash is still under investigation.


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