VICTORVILLE, Calif: (VVNG.com) – A man seriously injured in a traffic collision was airlifted on Monday afternoon.
The two vehicle crash was reported at about 1:40 p.m. on Bear Valley Road near the entrance to the Mall of Victor Valley.
According to witness Jessica Green, the Chrysler sedan was traveling westbound on Bear Valley Road when the driver appeared to have suffered some type of medical emergency and lost control.
As the Chrysler drove through the intersection of Mariposa Road it jumped the curb and knocked down a municipal code street sign.
“I heard cars honking and when I looked up he hit the pole and went up on the grass. He must have been going at leat 50 mph,” stated Green.
After the vehicle struck the sign the vehicle continued moving and collided into a green colored Kia Soul. The Kia was waiting to turn right onto Bear Valley Road from the parking lot of the Mall.
The impact caused the Kia to crash into a landscaped area near the old David’s Bridal.
The Chrysler continued moving and crossed over northbound lanes of traffic on Bear Valley Road before jumping over the center median. The vehicle eventually came to a stop on the eastbound side of Bear Valley Road near the entrance to the Baja Fresh.
The male driver of the Kia was trapped in the vehicle and required extrication from San Bernardino County Fire. He was airlifted to Arrowhead Regional Medical Center via Mercy Air. The female passenger in the Kia was taken by ground ambulance with unknown injuries.
The driver of the Chrysler was also taken by ground ambulance to Desert Valley Hospital. His condition is unknown at this time.
More information will be updated as it becomes available.
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