At 2:16 pm Sunday afternoon, East Contra Costa Fire Protection District crews responded to a rollover vehicle accident on Camino Diablo near Walnut Boulevard in Brentwood. Two adults and a four-year-old child were involved in the single vehicle accident.
East Contra Costa Fire, the Contra Costa Sheriff’s Department and the California Highway Patrol responded to the scene with fire crews forced to perform a technical rescue to free to occupants of the vehicle. AMR paramedics were summoned and as a result the three were air-lifted from the scene with unknown injuries. The condition of the occupants and the cause of the accident is unknown at this time and under investigation by the C.H.P.
Traffic on Camino Diablo was closed to traffic in both directions for about one hour.
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