12-12 months-old dies, teenager critically hurt in multi-car or truck teach collision

OAKLEY — A collision in between multiple autos and a freight practice killed a 12-12 months-old boy and critically wounded a 19-calendar year-outdated woman Wednesday afternoon, authorities stated.

At 12:53 p.m., East Contra Costa Fire Defense District firefighters responded to the railroad crossing at East Cypress Road and Primary Road for a report of a collision involving a freight prepare and a few cars, battalion main Steve Aubert reported.

In accordance to Oakley law enforcement who also responded to the scene, one particular auto had overturned, with at least a person target struggling from head trauma and in and out of consciousness.

Following firefighters arrived and began helping, the 12-year-aged was pronounced dead at the scene. The boy’s mom, Melissa Schaefer, spoke to this news corporation at the scene and recognized him as Joshua Schaefer.

Oakley police officers investigate the scene wherever a particular person died in a car after a prepare hit two automobiles on Cypress Highway in Oakley. (Ray Chavez/ Bay Place Information Group) 

The 19-yr-aged was flown by Reach professional medical helicopter to John Muir Healthcare Middle in Walnut Creek and preliminarily shown in vital situation.