5 people airlifted after single-vehicle crash

By Samie Gebers

Last update: Sunday, July 16th, 2017

Five people were airlifted to hospitals after a single-vehicle collision occurred in Rowher Flats off of Sierra Highway on Sunday.

According to Officer Alex Rubio with California Highway Patrol, all five parties were in stable condition at 1:05 p.m. Injuries are unknown.

“At least one helicopter was involved (in the rescue),” Rubio said.

The crash occurred five miles into Rowher Flats from Sierra Highway, according to the CHP Traffic Incident Information Page.

Two people were transported to a hospital in Northridge and three patients were transported to LA County USC Medical Center.

The call originally came to officials as an overturned vehicle at 12:15 p.m., but officials were unable to confirm how the vehicle crashed or what condition it was found in.

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5 people airlifted after single-vehicle crash

Los Angeles County Fire Department

Five people were airlifted to hospitals after a single-vehicle collision occurred in Rowher Flats off of Sierra Highway on Sunday.

According to Officer Alex Rubio with California Highway Patrol, all five parties were in stable condition at 1:05 p.m. Injuries are unknown.

“At least one helicopter was involved (in the rescue),” Rubio said.

The crash occurred five miles into Rowher Flats from Sierra Highway, according to the CHP Traffic Incident Information Page.

Two people were transported to a hospital in Northridge and three patients were transported to LA County USC Medical Center.

The call originally came to officials as an overturned vehicle at 12:15 p.m., but officials were unable to confirm how the vehicle crashed or what condition it was found in.

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Samie Gebers

Samie Gebers

Samie Gebers is currently studying broadcast journalism at College of the Canyons. She reports on the weekends as well as produces video content during the week.

Samie Gebers

Samie Gebers

Samie Gebers is currently studying broadcast journalism at College of the Canyons. She reports on the weekends as well as produces video content during the week.