Newport Fire and Pacific West Ambulance dispatched to a blue Honda SUV into a tree at S Coast Highway and SW 68th Drive. A passerby stopped to call 911 and is checking on injuries.
Two Newport Fire engines and an ambulance are responding. The passerby reports the driver is a male in his 60s, conscious and breathing normally with chest pain.
First Newport Fire engine arriving on scene. They will be blocking the northbound lane to have room to work.
Fire crews reporting the patient has neck pain as well as chest pain. They will have to use extrication tools to open the door to the vehicle.
Traffic control has been established.
Traffic flow has been restored.