1 girl dead, 1 girl hurt in Oakley after car hits pedestrians
On the afternoon of June 28, one teen girl was killed and another sustained critical injuries after being hit by a car in Oakley, according to police.
The fatal accident was reported at 2:45 p.m. and happened at East Cypress Road near Bethel Island Road. Officers with the Oakley Police Department arrived at the scene to find two injured teen girls, one of which died at the scene. The other victim, 16, was taken to a hospital with critical injuries.
More details about their identities are pending.
Police have detained the female driver, who witnesses said was driving erratically before she struck the victims. It has not yet been determined whether drugs or alcohol were factors in this pedestrian crash.
At the time of this report, the investigation is ongoing.