[Update 5:48 pm] Occupants of Four Vehicles Trapped Under Live Power Lines
At about 5 p.m. today at the corner of Myrtle Ave and Freshwater Road in Eureka, a large dump truck hit a power pole. Live lines fell on four vehicles. According to CHP
According to the CHP website, one CHP Patrol vehicle is also trapped. The occupants of all four vehicles have been told to stay in their vehicles till PG&E arrives. Both Myrtle Ave. and Freshwater Road are closed both directions at this time. Please be careful in the area if you are out and about!
Update 5:48 pm: There is a hard closure between Myrtle Avenue, Redmond Road and also Freshwater Road for about 4-5 hours. Estimated time of reopening is between 10 p.m. and 11 p.m.)