Eight-Year-Old Pedestrian Injured
On Monday evening, an eight-year-old boy was struck and injured by a vehicle in Santa Barbara. According to Santa Barbara’s Noozhawk, the incident happened at about 5:10 p.m., at Sola and San Andres Strets, on the Westside of town. Very few details about the crash have been released, but we do know that the boy suffered from a fractured lower leg.
The young pedestrian was transported to Santa Barbara Cottage Hospital for treatment. At this time, there’s no word on his current condition, but he was described as alert by first responders. The cause of this crash is still under investigation with law enforcement authorities.