EL CENTRO – On June 16, 2013, at about 10:50 PM, officers from the El Centro Police Department responded to a collision involving a pedestrian and a vehicle, which happened in the 300 block of North Imperial Ave.
The pedestrian, a 14 year old juvenile from El Centro was struck while running across the street. Officers found the juvenile unconscious when they arrived. The juvenile was suffering from a head injury. According to statements taken from witnesses and the involved driver, the youngster was running east bound across Imperial and ran into the path of a north bound Ford sedan, driven by a 75 year old Brawley resident.
The injuries sustained predicated the juvenile be air lifted to a San Diego area hospital for treatment. Currently the juvenile is in stable condition.