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Crash Off Montezuma – Update


Last updated 2/6/2018 at 9:26am

Five people were involved in a single-vehicle crash while driving down the Montezuma Valley Grade.

Their sedan went through a brick wall at the lookout, then rolled down the bank before coming to a halt Feb. 1

The accident occurred approximately 8:30 p.m. near mile marker 12.5.

Passengers in two other vehicles witnessed the incident, flagging down units as they arrived.

California Highway Patrol Officers and paramedics soon arrived at the scene, along with two helicopters.

Two other helicopters were standing by at the Ranchita Fire Department, awaiting the outcome of the crash victims.

The occupants, whose names have not been released, were all flown to different hospitals.

It has been confirmed that all occupants survived.

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