Brentwood: Child Airlifted to Hospital After Being Struck by Vehicle


At 7:05 am Thursday, the East Contra Costa Fire Protection District was dispatched to a report of a vehicle vs. pedestrian at Trailside Drive and Sunset Road in the City of Brentwood.

While responding, it was reported the pedestrian was a child who sustained a head injury. A medical helicopter was then requested.

By 7:15 am, Engine 53 reported the child was an 11-year-old female suffering from a head trauma.  The helicopter was landing at Sunset Park.

According to preliminary information, this was a hit and run crash. If you were a witness or have any information please contact Brentwood Police at (925) 809-7920.

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