Southern Humboldt Man Receives Major Injuries in Accident Early Sunday Morning
Early Sunday morning, a man received major injuries after an accident on the Avenue of the Giants. At approximately 3:40 a.m., Jubal Sherman was traveling in a 2008 Chevy Pickup south from Jordan Road on Hwy 254 (the Avenue of the Giants.) According to a California Highway Patrol spokesperson, Sherman was intoxicated and driving at a high rate of speed.
“Due to his intoxication, he lost control and the Chevy collided with a tree,” said the spokesperson. “He was trapped and had to be extricated by volunteer firefighters.”
Sherman sustained major injuries. He was taken by ambulance to Redwood Memorial Hospital in Fortuna and then flown by Reach air ambulance to a Santa Rosa medical facility.