[UPDATE 1:11 p.m.] Vehicle Over the Edge; One Person Believed Trapped With Major Injuries
A vehicle went over the edge on Hwy 36 near mile marker 38.5 at approximately noon today. One party is reported trapped in the vehicle which is 100 feet down the cliff. Major injuries are suspected and medical aircraft has been asked for.
Eel River Technical Rescue has also been sent for.
UPDATE 12:23 p.m.: Hwy 36 blocked.
UPDATE 12:34 p.m.: The patient has been brought up from the vehicle. A landing zone for the medical helicopter is being set up though it is not expected until approximately 1 p.m.
UPDATE 1:11 p.m.: The injured has been flown to Mercy Hospital in Redding.