12 Injured in Pollock Pines Crash on Highway 50 Near Bridal Veil Falls
POLLOCK PINES, CA (April 9, 2023) – Several were injured after a car crash on Highway 50 near Pollock Pines.
According to an article published by the ABC 10 News, the accident took place on Sunday afternoon. Officers reported the wreck on April 9 shortly before 12:15 p.m.
The incident happened when two vehicles collided for an unknown reason near the community of Pollock Pines. The cars crashed on eastbound Highway 50, just west of the Bridal Veil Falls.
2 Cars Collide
Firefighters along with the paramedics soon arrived at the scene and found a total of 12 people hurt. One person sustained life-threatening injuries as a result of the collision.
An air ambulance flew the victim to the Sutter Roseville Medical Center in critical condition. Ground ambulances rushed four patients to the Marshall Medical Center and UC Davis Medical Centers in stable condition.
Medical personnel at the site provided aid to seven other individuals for the minor injuries they obtained in the accident. The report did not disclose the names of all the wounded parties.
Meanwhile, officers forced the eastbound lanes of Highway 50 to shut down near Bridal Veil for an hour following the wreck. The cause of the Pollock Pines crash is still under investigation.
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Source: ABC 10 News