[UPDATE 11:21 p.m.] Pistol Left in Middle of Road After Traffic Accident
According to the California Highway Patrol Incident page, a vehicle struck a pole a little west of the Eel River on the Briceland Thorn Road about 10:11 p.m. According to the person who called in the accident, the driver left the scene in the vehicle but “They left a pistol in the middle of the rdwy [roadway].”
The husband of the person who called in the accident “kicked the firearm out of the rdwy.”
UPDATE 11:21 p.m.: A reader who wishes to remain anonymous told us that the initial report that a vehicle struck a pole is incorrect.