Two injured in violent collision on Highway 580 [Livermore, CA]

Two-vehicle crash near Livermore Avenue leaves two injured

LIVERMORE, Calif. (August 24, 2022) – A violent collision on Highway 580 injured two drivers on Wednesday morning.

According to the California Highway Patrol, officers responded to the crash around 2:47 a.m. along the westbound 580 east of Livermore Avenue.

Upon arrival, police found an unconscious woman lying between a burning Toyota Camry and a wrecked Nissan Altima.

Later, the CHP said that two separate accidents had occurred.

Investigators say a woman crashed her Camry into a concrete wall and got out of her vehicle. However, an Altima struck both the driver and her vehicle, causing the Camry to be engulfed in flames.

Eventually, first responders arrived and rescued the Camry driver from the scene, before transporting her to hospital for treatment of serious injuries.

Meanwhile, the driver of the Nissan Altima was slightly injured. At this time, Livermore officials are working to determine the circumstances surrounding the violent Highway 580 crash.

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