1 Injured in Multi-Vehicle Crash on Lakeville Highway in Petaluma
Petaluma, California (November 7, 2019) – Petaluma Police Department is investigating a multi-car accident that happened Wednesday evening in Petaluma, leaving at least one person injured.
As per the police department, the incident happened at about 5:40 p.m. on Lakeville Highway at Pine View Way, near the Kaiser Permanente medical offices.
Lt. Tim Lyons of Petaluma Police Department said three cars collided for unknown reasons. One person was pinned inside their vehicle and had to be extricated.
Authorities said at least one driver suffered moderate injuries.
Officers had to close the highway between Browns Lane and Frates Road for about an hour because the three cars were blocking both lanes of the highway.
Authorities detoured traffic onto Ely Boulevard South and Browns Lane.
The highway was reopened at around 6:20 p.m.