FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
CONTACT: Officer B. Masten; 760.839.4424
The Escondido Police and Fire Communications Center received calls at 5:28 PM that a child crossing the street at Valley Parkway and La Terraza had been hit by a car. The boy, a six year old Escondido resident, was crossing the street and collided with a vehicle that was making a turn from La Terraza onto Valley Parkway. He was taken to Children's Hospital with a fractured leg. The driver of the vehicle immediately stopped at the scene. Neither drugs or alcohol were involved in this accident. Anyone with information is asked to contact the investigating officer, Officer Masten at 839.4424.
Submitted by: Lt. T. Albergo
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