[UPDATE] One Deceased After Accident on Hwy 36 Today
According to Gary Carpenter, administrator for Post Mountain VFD, at 10:41 a.m, Post Mountain Fire, Hayfork Fire, Cal Fire and Trinity County Life Support 303 were dispatched to milepost 33.65 on Hwy 36 about five miles east of the Hwy 36 and Hwy 3 intersection. A vehicle was discovered about 75′ over the bank.
The first report from the scene indicated that the driver was not breathing and unresponsive. Eventually, the driver was declared deceased, Carpenter said.
We will update with more information when we receive it.