APPLE VALLEY-(VVNG.com): A morning crash resulted in the road closure of the busy area of Bear Valley Road and Quinnault Rd. The 73-year-old woman heading westbound on Bear Valley Rd. just before 10:00 a.m., for unknown reasons lost control causing her to crash into a power pole. The ailing woman after being transported by ground ambulance to St. Mary’s hospital, is reported to be in critical, but stable condition.
Apple Valley Fire Protection District Fire fighters were on the scene to extricate the woman from her vehicle. Southern California Edison technicians are on scene to restore service to the 219 customers impacted by the damaged power line. The power is expected to be restored by 4:00 p.m. this evening.
The road closure initiated to investigate the accident, span in the just under a quarter-mile area of Quinnault and Pawnee Rd on Bear Valley Rd. There is no further information available at this time, information will be updated as it is received.