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: George Clooney, Eva Longoria Help Launch LAUSD's Entertainment Business Magnet School
Both the deputy and pedestrian were taken to a hospital.READ MORE: Spike In Demand, Staffing Issues Forces American Airlines To Cancel Hundreds Of Flights
The deputy was said to be doing OK while the pedestrian was said to be in extremely critical condition.MORE NEWS: LA Restaurateur Mark Peel, Co-Founder Of Campanile And La Brea Bakery, Dies At 66
A portion of Long Beach Boulevard was closed as deputies investigated.