Four injured in crash at Hwy. 4 Bypass

March 16, 2010 12:31:37 PM PDT
The state Highway 4 Bypass at Balfour Road in Brentwood will be closed until about 1 p.m. today while police investigate a crash that injured four people this morning, Brentwood police Lt. Tom Hansen said.

The crash happened at about 6:20 a.m. at the intersection of Balfour Road and the Highway 4 Bypass, Hansen said.

When police arrived, they saw a van lying on its side and a black Nissan in the intersection with major front-end damage, Hansen said.

One passenger in the Nissan was transported by ambulance to Sutter Delta Medical Center in Antioch in critical condition.

The driver of the Nissan and two passengers from the van were also transported to area hospitals, but information about the extent of their injuries was not immediately available.

The driver of the van was not transported, Hansen said.

Traffic is being diverted around the area while police investigate the crash, Hansen said.