EMERYVILLE -- A pedestrian suffered serious injuries after being struck by a truck carrying liquid nitrogen Friday morning, police said.

Officers responded to the crash around 8:30 a.m. on 53rd and Hollis Streets. The pedestrian, who has not been identified, was taken to a hospital. Their condition was not known Friday afternoon.

Police did not immediately say what caused the accident, or if the driver of the truck was detained.

Anyone who may have witnessed the collision is asked to call Emeryville police at 510-596-3717.

Contact Katie Nelson at 925-945-4782 or follow her at Twitter.com/katienelson210.




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