The southbound lanes of Highway 101 are blocked near Redwood Valley after a traffic collision that resulted in one fatality and one party with major injuries. Ground and air ambulances have been deployed.
The Caltrans Quickmap indicates traffic is majorly affected south of the West Street on-ramp by the collision as first responders are attending to the occupants of the vehicles. One of the vehicles had reportedly gone off the side of the highway.
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