UPDATE: 2 airlifted from 3-vehicle crash near Acton

Two of three people injured in a three-vehicle traffic collision on Soledad Canyon Road, between Acton and Agua Dulce, were airlifted from the scene Thursday afternoon.

Shortly before 2:30 p.m., paramedics with the Los Angeles County Fire Department were dispatched to the 9400 block of Soledad Canyon Road for reports of a crash.

“This was a three-vehicle call with injuries suspected for three patients,” said Fire Department spokesman Marvin Lim.

Paramedics arrived at the scene at at 2:44 p.m., he said.

“Two patients were transported to hospital by helicopter,” Lim said at 4:30 p.m.

Motorists notifying the California Highway Patrol about the crash described it as a head-on crash involving two of the vehicles and that, at one point, a woman was seen lying on the ground near the crash.

One of the vehicles involved in the crash was a public works vehicle, said CHP Officer Josh Greengard.

“We shut down lanes in both directions for a little bit,” he said.

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Three people are believed hurt in a three-vehicle traffic collision on Soledad Canyon Road between Acton and Agua Dulce mid-afternoon Thursday.

Shortly before 2:30 p.m., paramedics with the Los Angeles County Fire Department were dispatched to the 9400 block of Soledad for reports of a crash.

“This was a three-vehicle call with injuries suspected for three patients,” said Fire Department spokesman Marvin Lim.

Paramedics arrived at the scene at 2:44 p.m., he said.

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