BYRON, Calif. – Traffic on Byron Highway was heavily congested for one and a half hours as CHP – Contra Costa and East Contra Costa County Fire Department personnel aided the injured parties involved in a head-on traffic collision that occurred at 6:49 Tuesday morning.
According to CHP, a female driver from Tracy was traveling on Byron Highway near N. Bruns Way in a silver Chrysler 300 when it collided with a Ford Windstar minivan being driven by a male from Oakland.
Both drivers were transported to Sutter Hospital in Tracy with major injuries.
Two male passengers in the minivan were also transported to Sutter Hospital in Tracy with minor injuries.
The investigation into the cause of this crash has yet to be determined and is still in its preliminary stages. Anyone who may have witnessed this collision is asked to please call CHP – Contra Costa at 925.646.4980 to provide additional information.
Both Alameda County fire and Tracy fire were also on scene with ECCFPD Engines 59, 52, Battalion Chief 5.
Photos by ECCFPD
|8:26 AM||18|| BYRON HWY OPEN / 1 WAY TRAFF CONTROL|
|8:20 AM||17|| [Notification] [CHP]-A AND M TOWING IS STOPPED IN TRAFFIC – WILL BE EXT’D [Shared]|
|7:39 AM||16|| [Rotation Request Comment] 1039 CUPERTINO W/ 2ND FB 925-778-9292|
|7:39 AM||15|| ^***ISSUE SIG ALERT*** BYRON HWY BOTH DIRECTIONS BLOCKED UNKK ETO|
|7:38 AM||14|| [Rotation Request Comment] 1039 AandM W/ FB 925-754-2500|
|7:38 AM||13|| ***REQ SIGALERT / BOTH DIR BLOCKED***|
|7:35 AM||12|| REQ 2 1185 FB|
|7:08 AM||11|| [Appended, 07:09:59]  1039 COCO SO/FD//TRANS RP COCO FD|
|7:07 AM||10|| [Appended, 07:09:59]  BLKNG RDWY/MINIVSAN/UNKL DESCR ON OTHER/1 VEH OFF SIDE OF RDWY|
|7:06 AM||9|| [Appended, 07:09:59]  2 VEHS INVLD//HEAD ON|
|7:05 AM||8|| PER ANOTHER CALLER — SPANISH PARTY – PSRBY ADV XRAY IN SIL SD WAS BLEEDING FROM THE NOSE AND THE FOREHEAD – TRAPPED – PER FIRE THEY ARE ENRT|
|6:58 AM||7|| [Notification] [CHP]-Problem changed from 1183-Trfc Collision-Unkn Inj to 1179-Trfc Collision-1141 Enrt by CHP|
|6:54 AM||6|| 1039 1141|
|6:54 AM||5|| PER ANOTHER XRAY TRAPPED IN GRY CHRY|
|6:53 AM||4|| OLDER CARAVAN VN VS SD IS BLOCKING — CHILD NEEDS 1141 ,, TRAPPED IN VAN|
|6:49 AM||3|| SD ON RS|
|6:49 AM||2|| DEBRI 1125 RDWY — NB LN 1125|
|6:49 AM||1|| SIL SD VS SIL SUV|