[UPDATE: Power Restored] Injury Traffic Collision Near Power Plant in King Salmon

As of 8:25 p.m., a vehicle accident near the power plant at 1000 King Salmon Road has left three people injured. One has moderate injuries and two have minor injuries, according the incident command officer on scene speaking over the scanner. Two ambulances have been requested.

The vehicle is on its side in the ditch.

Scanner traffic also indicates that several transformers have blown in the area and may be related to the accident.

UPDATE 8:48 p.m.: The power is out to over a 1000 PG&E customers in the King Salmon/Humboldt Hill area. PG&E is currently estimating that the power will be restored about 11:45 p.m.

UPDATE 9:28 p.m.: Power has been restored to almost all customers.



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