Major Injury Crash Near Avi Hotel and Casino on Needles Highway
NEEDLES, Calif. (Nov. 5, 2020) — Four bodies were found in the roadway after a fiery SUV crash on Needles Highway near the Nevada border.
The collision was reported at 6:51 a.m. on Nov. 5th at Aha Macav Parkway, according to the California Highway Patrol.
The CHP stated there were two bodies in the roadway and two off the roadway. The SUV was on fire in the right lane of the highway, just west of the Von Schmidt State Boundry Monument. Additionally, there were vehicles stopped on the shoulder, but it’s unknown if they were involved.
At least one person suffered major injuries and was airlifted to Valley Hospital Medical Center. Later the same person was transported to Sunrise Hospital and Medical Center in Nevada. The CHP report does not state whether or not anyone died in the crash. Paramedics were sent to the Needles crash scene, but there was no further information of the others found in the roadway. The age and gender of the people found in the roadway was not disclosed.
Police closed down the roadway to investigate the crash.
Meanwhile, witnesses may contact the CHP and reference incident No. 00039.
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