Three injured in crash at Target parking lot in San Mateo

SAN MATEO, CA (KRON) — Three people were injured after a collision in a Target parking lot on Wednesday afternoon, according to the San Mateo Police Department.

Police said just after noon they received a report of an accident involving a vehicle and a pedestrian at a Target located at 2220 Fashion Island Boulevard. Police determined there were multiple victims at the scene and at least three vehicles were involved in the collision.

Officers who arrived on the scene say they found the vehicles at the north end of the parking lot and three people were taken to a local trauma center for further treatment. Photos from the scene show a white Mercedez-Benz coming to a stop after hitting a white Scion in the parking lot. The Scion collided with a BMW SUV parked on its opposite side.

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According to the police, the cause of the accident is still under investigation and officers from the traffic unit of the SMPD will be at the scene for several hours. The west entrance to the Bridgepointe Mall will remain closed until officers are able to clear the area. The public is asked to avoid the area until this evening.