Pedestrian Crash at Canyon Country Injures One Person in Wheelchair

SANTA CLARITA, CA (November 23, 2021) – A person in motorized wheelchair was injured Saturday after a pedestrian crash at Canyon Country.

The incident happened around 7:47 a.m. November 13, in the neighborhood of Canyon Country.

According to the CHP, a vehicle in the area struck a person in a mobilized wheelchair under unclear circumstances.

Responding medics transported the victim to a local hospital for treatment.

Authorities are currently conducting an active investigation into the crash.

Santa Clarita police encourage witnesses to cooperate and reach out as soon as possible.

When driving, it is vital to always be alert for pedestrians and other vehicles. This is especially true when you are driving through a residential area, an intersection, or a parking lot. Also, always drive within the posted speed limit. These are set and enforced to reduce accidents and save lives. Avoid accidents by following traffic laws and being cautious of the road ahead. Such actions can also ensure the safety of everyone.

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