Petaluma, CA (February 12, 2024) – A solo-car accident on Monday, February 12, on Chileno Valley Rd near Spring Hill Rd left a teen seriously injured. The Sonoma County Sheriff’s Office reported the crash outside Petaluma. A vehicle, with four males aboard, lost control and crashed due to possible speeding. A 16-year-old boy was ejected from the car during the crash.
The Sonoma County Fire District responded, providing immediate treatment. They airlifted the ejected teen to Santa Rosa Memorial Hospital with severe injuries. Two 19-year-olds and another 16-year-old also sustained injuries, though their severity remains unknown.
DUI does not appear to be a factor. The investigation continues