CHP officials said the pedestrians jumped over the center divide from the southbound to northbound lanes after the crash and were hit by a red car.
NB 680 @ Hwy 24- right + merge lane still blocked, backup to Diablo Rd in Danville, 2 people hit running across hwy. pic.twitter.com/CuqnNuwsoi— Alexis Smith (@AlexisABC7) October 18, 2016
Officers said both were taken to a hospital with major injuries.
The driver accused of hitting them is cooperating with the investigation.