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Press Release - Orinda Vehicle AccidentPosted: 05-Feb-2013
Moraga-Orinda Fire District
33 Orinda Way
Orinda, CA 94563
Contact: Stephen Healy, Division Chief 925-260-6360
Release Date: February 5, 2013
ORINDA, CA – On Tuesday, February 5, 2013, the Moraga-Orinda Fire District responded to a vehicle accident on Moraga Way, near Stein Way in Orinda. The accident was reported at 2:23 in the afternoon. Firefighters arrived quickly and found a vehicle, which had struck a tree as it left the roadway and then plunged into the creek bed. The driver was extricated by firefighters and then taken by MOFD Paramedics to a local trauma center with moderate injuries.
Personnel from MOFD and Orinda PD responded to the scene.
The cause of the accident is under investigation by Orinda PD.