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[UPDATES] Air Ambulance Responding to Laytonville After ATV Rolls Over on Rider Causing Back Injury


Scanner traffic at approximately 12:34 p.m. indicated an ATV driver suffered a back injury after the vehicle rolled on top of him on the 7200 block of Branscomb Road southeast of Laytonville. A REACH air ambulance has been dispatched to the scene .

Laytonville Fire Department arrived on scene and requested Cal Fire personnel for additional resources.

The REACH air ambulance reportedly was filling up its fuel tanks in Willits then heading northward toward the crash site.

UPDATE 1:06 p.m.: Laytonville Fire Department Chief Sue Carberry has confirmed that REACH 18 air ambulance is en route to the Weaverville Air Strip where the patient with be transferred and taken to a hospital. She told us the patient is also suffering a laceration to the head as a result of the collision.

REACH 18 Air Ambulance flying above the Laytonville area [Screenshot from]

Please remember that this story is unfolding. Information is being reported as we gather it. However, some of the information coming from witnesses and initial official reports could be wrong. We will do our best to get the facts but, in the case that something is inaccurate, we will update with correct information as soon as we can.

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Matt LaFever
Matt LaFever
Picking Brains—Baring Bones—Paying it By Ears: I'm a reporter in Mendocino County and the Founder of MendoFever.

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