Shawn Orr Detained, Vehicle and Pedestrian Accident near Calle Palo Colorado
SANTA BARBARA, CA (December 10, 2019) – Police arrested Shawn Orr after a police chase incident led to a crash on Lakeshore Drive on Tuesday evening.
According to the California Highway Patrol, the incident occurred at approximately 7:45 PM near Calle Palo Colorado.
Reports from the Santa Barbara Police Department and Santa Barbara City Fire Department said that a vehicle traveling northbound hit the boy. It is not clear if the victim was at a marked crosswalk at that time.
The paramedics confirmed that the victim sustained minor injuries but alert and moving. As a result, officials transported the victim to the nearest hospital for treatment.
Santa Barbara police are investigating the incident.
Make sure to pay attention to your surrounds for other motorists, pedestrians, and cyclists on the road. Especially if you are in a residential or highly-populated area. In addition, avoid all distractions while behind the wheel of a vehicle. This can lead to serious accidents.
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