Pedestrian Injured In Car Accident By Highland Springs Avenue and 8th Street
BEAUMONT, CALIFORNIA (December 28, 2018) – A 61-year-old pedestrian was seriously injured in a car accident by the intersection of Highland Springs Avenue and 8th Street.
Beaumont police are saying that the elderly driver was crossing the street around 8:40 p.m. He was rushed to the hospital with critical injuries.
The driver of the car stopped at the scene of the accident and cooperated with authorities.
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