A woman was badly injured after getting hit by a vehicle in Walnut Creek. The accident happened last Friday, near De La Salle High School and Carondelet High School. The woman went to a hospital for observation after complaining of pain after the collision just before 9 a.m. on westbound Treat Boulevard at Arkell Road, The East Bay Times confirmed. The ambulance took the woman to a nearby hospital for treatment. Pedestrian accident happens daily near schools. California is among the top states for pedestrian accidents with over 20,000 serious injuries and nearly 2,000 deaths each year. If you or a loved one have been injured in a pedestrian accident, It is important to contact a pedestrian injury lawyer.