14-year-old boy struck by pickup

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Article Date: 7/15/2009 | Resource: MLG

14-year-old boy struck by pickup

“Collision occurred on Saturday night after pedestrian ran across street.”

FOUNTAIN VALLEY A 14-year-old boy sustained life-threatening injuries Saturday night after being hit by a pickup truck at Euclid Street, police reported.

At 8:53 p.m., the Fountain Valley police responded to a traffic collision at Euclid Street and Ellis Avenue. A male pedestrian, 14, was one of the involved parties in the accident. He was transported to UCI Medical Center with life-threatening injuries, police said.
The boy was running westbound across Euclid Street and was struck by a 2007 Ford F-150, which was traveling southbound on Euclid in the fast lane, according to police.

The collision is under investigation, police said. A cause has not been determined.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Traffic Bureau at 714-593-4481.

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Jeffrey Marquart