[UPDATE 7:12 p.m.] Vehicle Went off Monument Road Near Rio Dell; Emergency Personnel Having Trouble Locating

traffic accidentA vehicle went over the embankment on Monument Road and landed near Bear River Ridge Road. One of the two occupants called 911 and reported that the vehicle is off the road. He said he has had to climb to Bear River Ridge Road. The other occupant is out of the vehicle but is having difficulty breathing.

Multiple departments including Rio Dell Fire and Eel Valley Technical Rescue are heading to the incident but are having trouble locating the accident scene.

UPDATE 7:12 p.m.: The Incident Commander reports that there is a 16-year-old male and a 17-year-old female injured. He wants all incoming emergency personnel to continue Code 3–with all haste. He says the two patients are about 400 feet down a steep embankment. There is also heavy wind.



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