Major-Injury Crash Along Avenue of the Giants

At least one person suffered major injuries from a single-vehicle crash that occurred on Avenue of the Giants this morning.

According to the California Highway Patrol incident report, the car hit a tree south of Myers Flat at approximately 10:08 a.m. 

A reporting person told the CHP that the car appeared to be traveling 50 mph at the time of the crash.

The report states that one person may have suffered a broken leg in the crash and that one person was transported to the hospital.

Calfire and Humboldt Redwoods State Park officials also responded to the scene.


10:08 a.m.
[1] VEH VS TREE
10:09 a.m.
[3] INJS TO PTYS ONE MALE ON THE GROUND POSS BO LEG
10:09 a.m.
[9] [Appended, 10:10:57] [1] SD VS TREE
10:10 a.m.
[10] [Appended, 10:10:57] [2] VEH 1125
10:10 a.m.
[7] [Notification] [CHP]-Problem changed from 1183-Trfc Collision-Unkn Inj to 1179-Trfc Collision-1141 Enrt by CHP
10:10 a.m.
[6] PER RP VEH HIT THE TREE AT APPROX 50MPH
10:10 a.m.
[11] [Appended, 10:10:57] [3] TREE DEBRIS 1125 IN BOTH LANES
10:19 a.m.
[22] 105-19 CPZ TREE NEG 1125, VEH 1125
10:20 a.m.
[24] 1039 CF W/ UPDATED 1020
10:20 a.m.
[25] 105-19 STATE PARKS 10-97
10:23 a.m.
[26] A105-019 FIRE 10-97
10:28 a.m.
[28] A105-025 1185r 4d sd maj frt end dmg both frt tires bo
10:30 a.m.
[29] [Rotation Request Comment] 1039 REDWOOD TOWING 707-923-3440
11:01 a.m.
[42] [Notification] [CHP]-REDWOOD TOWING ETA - 20MINS [Shared]
11:45 a.m.
[48] A105-025 SOLO VEH 1180 PASS TRANSPORTED FOR INJS / ALL UNITS 98
11:49 a.m.
[49] [Notification] [CHP]-Problem changed from 1179-Trfc Collision-1141 Enrt to 1180-Trfc Collision-Major Inj by CHP [Shared]

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