Pedestrian Injured in Crash on El Camino Real
Man Hit by Patrol Vehicle in Redwood City Accident
Redwood City, CA (September 18, 2019) – A pedestrian was injured after he was hit by a patrol vehicle that lost control in Redwood City. The accident occurred on the morning of September 18 on El Camino Real.
A K-9 officer was responding to a possible home invasion robbery when they lost control of the patrol vehicle. The officer crashed into the center median of El Camino Real, near James Avenue. The vehicle then traveled across the center median of El Camino Real, hitting a pedestrian. The vehicle continued on, hitting two other vehicles before stopping on a sidewalk.
The pedestrian suffered serious injuries and was taken to a local trauma center. The officer was taken to a local hospital as a precaution. The K9 did not appear to be injured, but is being assessed by a veterinarian. The drivers of the other vehicles were assessed by responding paramedics and released.