LYNWOOD (CBSLA) — A pedestrian was struck and injured by a Los Angeles Sheriff’s Department Deputy’s patrol vehicle in Lynwood Monday night.
According to the department, a deputy from the Lynwood station struck the pedestrian on the 12300 block of Long Beach Boulevard around 6:30 p.m.while responding to a call for service.READ MORE: Person Found Dead Wedged In Overpass 'Void Space'
Both the deputy and pedestrian were taken to a hospital.READ MORE: Bus Priority Lanes Launched On Grand Avenue And Olive Street In Downtown LA
The deputy was said to be doing OK while the pedestrian was said to be in extremely critical condition.MORE NEWS: Skipping The Line For A Price: Disney Debuts New Genie Plus Service
A portion of Long Beach Boulevard was closed as deputies investigated.