Fatal Traffic Accident on Elk River Rd
At about 12:10 pm this afternoon, emergency personnel responded to Elk River Rd & Elk River Ct., due to the report of a solo vehicle accident involving a truck that had overturned in a gravel driveway. A 911 caller on scene, reported the cab was “crushed” and that they could not get the doors open to free the victim. Humboldt Bay Fire arrived at scene and shortly thereafter requested the Coroner respond to the scene.
Please use caution in the area as Fire and other emergency personnel will be on scene for an extended period of time.
[Update 12:45 pm] : Coroner on scene.