South Newport area head-on – Injuries – Hwy 101 completely blocked just south of entrance to South Beach State Park
2:55PM – Report of a head-on accident with injuries on Highway 101, south of Newport at 63rd. Immediately south of entrance to South Beach State Park. Fire Rescue enroute. One female driver in her 50s suffering neck pain and a bloody nose. Other patient has bloody nose. Fluids leaking onto the pavement.
2:58Pm – Newport calling for mutual aid from Central Coast Fire Rescue.
3:02PM – Fire rescue on scene. Report of two-vehicle head-on with heavy damage. Both north and southbound lanes are blocked.
3:07PM – Central Coast Fire Rescue on scene.
3:19PM – Traffic backed up horrendously. Even tow truck having hard time getting close.
3:34PM – One patient is being transported lights and siren to PCH. Another is enroute in another ambulance, no lights or sirens.
3:47PM – Traffic is starting to move again.
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