Five Hurt in Walnut Creek Accident on Ygnacio Valley Road and Oakland Boulevard
Walnut Creek, California (March 9, 2023) – Several people were injured in a multi-vehicle collision on Thursday afternoon in Walnut Creek, according to the authorities.
The wreck took place just before 4 p.m. on Ygnacio Valley Road and Oakland Boulevard, just east of Interstate 680.
Four vehicles reportedly collided in the area under rainy conditions.
Five parties were taken to a hospital for treatment. One of them had critical injuries, a second sustained moderate injuries, and the other three had minor injuries.
Authorities said a vehicle attempting to exit the highway at unsafe speed led to the crash.
The collision is under investigation.