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Driver unconscious after rollover crash on highway 395 in Victorville

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A stretch of highway 395 was closed Friday afternoon following a single vehicle rollover. (Hugo C. Valdez, Victor Valley News)

VICTORVILLE, Calif. (VVNG.com) A single vehicle rollover prompted officials to shut down a busy stretch of US Highway 395 Friday afternoon.

At about 12:54 p.m., 911 dispatch received reports of a rollover crash in the northbound lanes of US-395 south of Eucalyptus Road.

When deputies arrived they located a champagne colored Ford Focus on its roof with major damage and one party trapped inside.

Kristian Loeza witnessed the accident and told Victor Valley News the vehicle was driving erratically on the 15 freeway prior to exiting onto 395.

As Loeza was driving northbound on US-395 he looked in his rear view mirror and saw the vehicle spin out and roll over about 7 times he said.

Loeza said he attempted to perform CPR on the driver who was pinned inside the vehicle. “He was unresponsive, no heartbeat, no pulse and wasn’t breathing. The ambulance and fire department came and took him away,” he said.

The male driver was rushed to Desert Valley Hospital and later airlifted to an out of area trauma center. His condition remains unknown as of 3:00 pm Friday.

Highway 395 remains closed between Main Street and Bear Valley Road. Deputy J. Dean said they expect to have the roadway closed for approximately two hours.

No other injuries were reported as a result of the crash.

The cause of the collision remains under investigation. Information will be updated as it becomes available.

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Motorcyclist airlifted after crash on Pawnee Rd and Highway 18 in Apple Valley

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A motorcyclist was critically injured in a Tuesday night crash on Highway 18. (Hugo C. Mary's Valdez, VVNG.com)
A motorcyclist was critically injured in a Tuesday night crash on Highway 18. (Hugo C. Mary's Valdez, VVNG.com)

APPLE VALLEY, Calif. (VVNG.com) — A motorcycle rider was airlifted following a crash Tuesday in Apple Valley.

It happened at the intersection of Pawnee Road and Highway 18 at 7:35 p.m. and involved a minivan and black 2006 Harley Davidson motorcycle.

When firefighters from the Apple Valley Fire Protection District arrived on scene they requested one airship to land at St. Mary’s Medical Center for the motorcycle rider, who sustained major injuries. Witnesses reported the rider suffered a serious leg injury.

The rider was subsequently airlifted to Arrowhead Regional Medical Center, and a second ground ambulance was requested to the scene.

Westbound lanes of Highway 18 at Pawnee Ridge were shut down as authorities investigated the crash. Additional information will be updated as it becomes available.

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Downed Power Lines Blocking Arrowhead Lake Rd in Hesperia

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HESPERIA, Calif. (VVNG.com) — Downed power lines are blocking a stretch of busy Arrowhead Lake Road near Randall Road in Hesperia.

At about 5:22 PM on August 11th San Bernardino County Fire responded to the scene and located the snapped utility pole with low hanging high-tension wires across the roadway. Firefighters requested law enforcement to expedite to the scene and shut down the roadway

Southern California Edison will respond to complete the repairs and at this time it’s unknown how long the roadway will remain closed for. According to CHP incident logs, officials are providing traffic control.

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Rollover crash in Hesperia shuts down 15 freeway Tuesday, 2 airlifted

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HESPERIA, Calif.(VVNG.com) — Traffic along the northbound I-15 freeway remains jammed after it was briefly shutdown to land two helicopters Tuesday.

It was reported at 11:53 a.m. on August 11, 2020, about a mile before Main Street in Hesperia.

For reasons still unknown, the four-door sedan rolled over and landed on it’s roof in a drainage ditch along the right shoulder of the freeway.

San Bernardino County Fire responded to the incident and located two people with critical injuries inside the tan colored vehicle.

Firefighters requested that the California Highway Patrol shut down traffic in order to allow the two helicopters to land on the freeway.

A Mercy Air helicopter landed first followed by a Reach helicopter and both occupants were airlifted to Arrowhead Regional Medical Center.

The Victorville CHP is handling the investigation and anyone with information is asked to call 760-241-1186.

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