Five Hurt in Walnut Creek Accident on Ygnacio Valley Road and Oakland Boulevard

Walnut Creek Accident
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.