[UPDATE 6:27 p.m.] Two Lanes of H Street Blocked in Eureka
A two car accident at the intersection of 14th and H Street has closed two lanes of traffic on H Street. A A red Pontiac Vibe and a white Toyota sedan collided with each other about 6 p.m. No one appears to be injured.
In what may be an unrelated situation, a woman is being detained about a half block from the accident.
UPDATE 6:16 p.m.: Officer Abraham Jansen of the Eureka Police Department tells us that one of the cars failed to yield right of way. One of the occupants of the cars attempted to flee the scene. She was stopped and is being detained. Officers are investigating whether drugs or alcohol are involved.
UPDATE 6:27 p.m.: H Street is now open after the vehicles have been removed from the road.