Update: Fatal Crash On J-59
Update at 5:05 p.m.: The CHP reports one person has died in a crash on J-59/La Grange Road near the Bond Flat Road intersection. There are reports that one of the vehicle after the collision may have hit an individual walking along the roadway. The vehicles hit head-on sending one off the roadway and over an embankment while the other was blocking the westbound lane but has since been removed to the shoulder. One person was pinned in a vehicle and another was ejected from a vehicle. There is no word on injuries at this time. Three air ambulances have been called to the scene and one ground ambulance.
Original post at 4:45 p.m.: Tuolumne County, CA — Emergency crews are on the scene of a two-vehicle crash on J-59 near Bond Flat Road near Lake Don Pedro north of the Houseboat Mini Mart & Cafe.
The CHP reports the vehicles hit head-on sending one vehicle off the roadway and over an embankment while the other is blocking the westbound lane. One person is pinned in a vehicle and another has been ejected from a vehicle. There is no word on injuries at this time. An air ambulance has been called to the scene.
Motorists if you are in the area slow down and use caution. We will bring you more details as soon as they come into the news center.