HUNTINGTON BEACH (CBSLA.com) — Authorities said a child, about 2, was killed Thursday evening in a two-vehicle crash in Huntington Beach.
Officials also said the child was in a car seat at the time of the accident.READ MORE: Students Welcomed Back To UC Riverside Neighborhood With Mr. Rogers-Style Video
The child reportedly suffered major trauma and was declared dead at a nearby hospital.
The accident occurred around 7:12 p.m. near Bushard Street and Yorktown Avenue, officials said.READ MORE: CDC Advisers Recommend Who Can Get Booster Shots Of Pfizer's COVID-19 Vaccine
Huntington Beach Police said one vehicle struck another and then spun into a pole.
Two other people were reportedly hurt in the crash.
Stu Mundel in Sky9 reported that the child’s parents had minor to no injuries.MORE NEWS: 'Take It To The Track': Families Of Street Racing Victims Urge Young Drivers To Slow Down And Keep It Legal
The cause of the crash is under investigation.