Rollover Accident in Camanche Area

Rollover Accident in Camanche Area

Ione Fire and the CHP responded to a reported rollover accident off Camanche Road early last evening.   According to reports, around 6:30, a 26 year old man was traveling southbound when for an unknown reason, his vehicle drift off the right hand side of the road while rounding a sharp curve.  The CHP reports at that point, the tires dug into the soft dirt on the roadside causing the truck to roll over coming to rest on its wheels.  The driver, however, was ejected from the vehicle and suffered serious back and head injuries.  The driver was stabilized at the scene by American Legion Ambulance personnel and then air lifted to a valley hospital.  The CHP is investigating the incident.

 

Written by KVGC Staff

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