One Person Killed In Concord Car Accident On Highway 4 Near Port Chicago Highway
CONCORD, CALIFORNIA (June 10, 2019) – One person was injured in a car accident on Highway 4 not far from the Port Chicago Highway interchange.
California Highway Patrol are saying that the accident took place around 8:28 a.m. Two vehicles collided in the westbound lanes of the freeway.
The force of the impact sent one of the vehicles down an embankment. Firefighters and paramedics were called to the scene in order to help the victims.
There is an ongoing investigation into what may have caused the accident at this time.
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