2 Car Collision With Major Injuries Closed Down Highway 49 Near Sutter Creek

2 Car Collision With Major Injuries Closed Down Highway 49 Near Sutter Creek

A two car collision with major injuries closed down Highway 49 near Sutter - Ione Rd Friday night.   According to the CHP, first units arrived at the scene around 9:20 and shut down the roadway down within minutes, with one vehicle blocking the southbound lane and the other in the northbound lane and  a large  amount of debris. The road way closed between Valley View drive and the intersection of old Highway 49 outside of Amador City and traffic was detoured.  While details are still sketchy on just how the accident occurred, parties in both vehicles were injured and required hospitalization. Medi-Flight units were called to the scene along with American legion ground units. The CHP is expected to release more information on the accident later today.

 

Written by KVGC Staff

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