[UPDATE 4:20 p.m.] Helicopter Medical Flight Requested After Motorcycle Accident on Hwy 96

Traffic Collision Car AccidentAt 3:35 p.m. a street bike with two riders crashed on Hwy 96 south of Hoopa near Sugar Bowl Ranch Road. Dispatch requested Copter 102 for a medical transport.

UPDATE 4 p.m.: According to scanner traffic, there is one patient with trauma to the lower back and extremities. The second patient has a broken arm.

UPDATE 4:20 p.m.: “Will need to expedite due to weather issues,” the helicopter pilot tells the emergency responders. The ground crew is reporting that the first patient has “severe” leg trauma.



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