[UPDATE 7:37 p.m.] Reported Head-on Accident on Hwy 101 Near Redcrest Not Found
At approximately 7:04 p.m., a vehicle crossed the center divide of Hwy 101 just south of Redcrest and struck another vehicle head-on just south of Redcrest, according to traffic on the scanner. The CHP Traffic Incident Information Page reports that a truck is “broken up” with the bed off the vehicle. The page also reports that the truck as well as another vehicle are in the roadway.
Scotia and Redcrest Volunteer Fire Departments are responding to the scene. An ambulance is responding also.
UPDATE 7:37 p.m.: Multiple agencies including those listed above and the four California Highway Patrol searched and did not find the vehicles that had been reported in the accident. Officials are now calling off the search for the accident.