Collision on Locust Avenue at Eucalyptus Street Results to Injuries
HESPERIA, CA (August 16, 2019) — A collision on Locust Avenue at Eucalyptus Street sent three people to hospitals Wednesday afternoon.
The incident involved a white 2006 Dodge Ram and a Toyota minivan. As a result, the two vehicles collided at the intersection around 5:38 p.m.
The San Bernardino County Firefighters freed two occupants of the Dodge using heavy tools.
The firefighters also requested a helicopter to land in a field at Eucalyptus Street and Eleventh Avenue. After that, the helicopter subsequently airlifted one injured party to a trauma center.
A ground ambulance took a male occupant of the Dodge to a local hospital. He sustained less serious injuries. However, medics also transported a young child to a hospital as a precaution.
A 4-way stop sign controls the intersection of Locust Avenue and Eucalyptus Street. The posted speed limit is 40 mph.
In addition, the Hesperia Sheriff Department handled the investigation.
When driving, it is important to follow all driving laws and the conditions of the road. If you see any car or driver that look dangerous, keep your distance. As a result, if you see a car weaving in and out of the lanes or following too closely, move over and get out of their way. In addition, drive defensively to ensure the safety of surrounding vehicles, drivers, and pedestrians.
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