[UPDATE 7:46 p.m.] One Person Being Extricated From an Accident Near Miranda
UPDATE 5:58 p.m.: The pickup, a 2010 Dodge Ram 2500 Laramie Power Wagon, went through the guardrail and struck a tree crushing its front end.
The occupant was taken by ambulance to Miranda High School where a Reach helicopter waited to transport the patient to an out of the area hospital.According to Cal Fire spokesperson Laura Coleman, Salmon Creek Fire, CAL FIRE, Garberville Fire (for JAWS), a Reach Air Ambulance the California Highway Patrol and City Ambulance were all there. [Note: Miranda Fire was there, too, as confirmed by people on the scene.]
Photos from Miranda High School by Lonnie Whitlow.
UPDATE 6:14 p.m.:UPDATE 7:46 p.m.: The CHP Traffic Incident Information Page reports this a major injury accident.