Twentynine Palms, Ca– At about 1200 hours on 010213 a 17 yr old White Female Juvenile was washing her vehicle in the sloped driveway of her residence. The vehicle came out of gear and began to roll backwards into the street. The juvenile attempted to stop the vehicle from rolling by pushing it from behind. The vehicle knocked her to the ground and rolled on top of her. The victim was drug under the vehicle until it crashed into the residence across the street. The vehicle penetrated that structure and came to rest with the victim pinned underneath of it. A neighbor witnessed the accident and called for emergency assistance.
Units from the San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department and the 29 Palms Fire Department responded to the location. Fire Department personnel, using air bags and blocks, were able to lift the vehicle and pull the victim to safety. She was stabilized and airlifted to the Desert Regional Medical Center for treatment. The victim suffered multiple fractures as a result of the accident.