Logging Truck Driver Injured After Vehicle Flips Up Kneeland Road

Just before 2 p.m. a logging truck was involved in a single-vehicle rollover collision up Kneeland Road a couple miles past Freshwater Park. According to Humboldt Bay Fire personnel at the scene, the driver had to be extricated from the vehicle before being transported by ambulance to the hospital with moderate to major injuries. 

The truck is currently blocking the roadway. A tow truck is en route.

Video from North Coast News below. Further updates from CHP farther down.


1:57 p.m.
[4] RP STATES OCCUPANT IS STUCK IN THE VEH
1:57 p.m.
[2] RP BEL,IEVES THERE IS A MALE IN THE VEH
1:57 p.m.
[1] LOGGING TRUCK IS FLIPPED OVER ON ITS SIDE IN THE RDWY
1:58 p.m.
[7] 1039 16-S1 CPZ
2:02 p.m.
[11] 1039 CO RDS THEY WILL BE ENRT
2:12 p.m.
[20] A16-022 VEH BLOCKING EB / WB PASSABLE / PAS STILL TRAPPED FIRE EXTRACATING
2:13 p.m.
[25] [Rotation Request Comment] 1039 HUMBOLDT TOW 707-442-4537 /// ENRT
2:13 p.m.
[24] PER 22 FIRE 97
2:24 p.m.
[31] 16-S3 TURNING AROUND TRFC ON FRESSHWATER / UNPASSABLE TIL FIRE CLRS
2:41 p.m.
[33] B16-019B 1185 97
2:56 p.m.
[34] A16-022 DRVR XPORTED TO ST JOES/1181 FOR NOW/ 22 ENRT FOR STATEMENT AT ST JOES / RDWY STILL BLOCKED FOR NOW / 22B STYING ON SCNE
3:44 p.m.
[37] SOLO VEH 1180
3:50 p.m.
[39] [Notification] [CHP]-Problem changed from 1179-Trfc Collision-1141 Enrt to 1180-Trfc Collision-Major Inj by CHP [Shared]
3:50 p.m.
[40] SOLO VEH 1180

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