Multi-vehicle collision blocks Hwy. 4 in Discovery Bay

DISCOVERY BAY —  A collision involving at least three
vehicles is blocking lanes of eastbound Highway 4, authorities said
Tuesday.

Shortly before 7 p.m., officers responded to reports of a
head-on collision involving a white Mercedes sedan briefly blocking
all eastbound Hwy. 4 lanes east of a connector to southbound Byron
Highway, the California Highway Patrol said.

At least two other vehicles, a dark grey sport-utility vehicle
and a Toyota Camry, suffered moderate damage, and one person told
first responders of a complaint of pain in the chest and stomach,
the CHP said.

Contra Costa County Fire Protection District firefighters also
were sent to the scene, providing medical care and clearing a space
for the REACH medical helicopter to transport at least one
person.

No word was immediately available on the extent of injuries.

Check back for updates.

Discovery Bay: Please use caution on SR4 and
Byron Hwy. near the curve for a reported 6 vehicle accident. Fire,
EMS and medical helicopters are en route.

— ECCFPD (@ECCFPD)
December 19, 2018

Contact George Kelly at 408-859-5180.

Source: FS – All – Interesting – News 2
Multi-vehicle collision blocks Hwy. 4 in Discovery Bay