Scanner traffic this evening indicates a vehicle struck a cyclist near the intersection of Ukiah’s South State Street and Laws Avenue resulting in significant injury and requests for an air ambulance.
Initially dispatched at 5:27 p.m., the Incident Commander reports that the southbound lane of South State Street is blocked as emergency personnel evaluate the scene.
When the Incident Commander first arrived on the scene they assessed the patient as a “possible 1144” meaning deceased, but fifteen minutes later they were transported to the hospital for care.
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