An air ambulance has been dispatched to Leggett’s CALFIRE station after a motorcyclist crashed. The Incident Commander is reporting he located the rider along the side of the roadway unconscious with possible major injuries.
The air ambulance will be making an emergency landing south of the scene near the intersection of Highway 1 and Highway 101.
UPDATE 5:22 p.m.: The Incident Commander relayed to dispatch that the patient has succumbed to their injuries at the helicopter landing zone and requested California Highway Patrol and Mendocino County Sheriff’s Office deputies respond to the scene.
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