14 injured in multi-car accident on Hwy 4 in Antioch

ANTIOCH (KRON)– A multi-vehicle accident in Antioch along Highway 4 injured 14 people and closed all lanes Saturday evening, according to Robert Marshell of Contra Costa Fire.

Out of the 14 patients, 4 of them are in critical condition.

A 14-year-old girl was transported by helicopter to Children’s Hospital in Oakland and is in critical conditon, according to CHP Contra Costa.

Two others were flown to a UC Davis hospital.

The accident was reported around 6:18 p.m. on westbound Highway 4 near the A Street exit.

The collision happened after a Toyota sedan with seven occupants collided with a Toyota minivan that was carrying three occupants.

Medical personnel was on the scene and 5 ground ambulance and 4 helicopters were requested.

California Highway Patrol declared it a multi-vehicle accident and said 14 people were possibly injured.

All lanes were later reopened.




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