Driver crashes into tree in Rainbow
RAINBOW, CA – A silver Toyota Corolla crashed into a tree Monday morning, severely injuring an 18-year-old passenger, according to Village News.
Officials report that the accident occurred at 3:00 a.m. on May 4 near 4200 White Lilac Road. The 34-year-old driver lost control of the vehicle and veered off the road, striking a nearby tree. At this time, the police are unsure what caused the driver to lose control of the car.
An 18-year-old male passenger sustained significant injuries from the accident, but a medic on the scene reports that the injuries were not life-threatening. Medics took the 18-year-old to the Palomar Medical center for treatment. There is no information about the man’s condition available at this time.
Medics transported three other female passengers to the Escondido Hospital for assessment. The women, ages 30, 39, and 49, reported pain from the collision but there were no external signs of injury.
The driver suffered no injuries from the accident.
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