Apple Valley, California (VVNG.com) – Five people were injured in a crash in Apple Valley on Sunday night.
The three-vehicle collision occurred at block 19400 of Tomahawk Road between Pamlico Road and Choco Road at 5:56 pm on January 8 and involved three vehicles. A silver 2013 Dodge Grand Caravan, an old white Toyota Tacoma and a dark 2000 Ford F250.
Firefighters from the Apple Valley Fire Protection District, AMR, and Apple Valley Deputies responded to the scene and found two people seriously injured and three with minor to moderate injuries.
According to Scanner Traffic, the first person seriously injured was an occupant of an overturned F250 that overturned during the collision, causing extensive damage to the truck and severe injuries to the occupants.
The F250 occupants were rushed to St. Mary’s Medical Center in Apple Valley, in critical condition, and airlifted by helicopter to Loma Linda University Medical Center.
The second seriously injured, a 60-year-old woman, was taken to St. Mary’s Medical Center with unknown injuries.
Initially, the woman was listed as in stable condition, but firefighters later updated her condition to critical.
The minivan and white pick truck had damaged front ends that blocked the westbound lane of Tomahawk Road, blocking traffic in both directions.
The cause of the crash is under investigation by the Apple Valley Police Department.
No further details were immediately available.
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