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CHP helicopter lands on Luna Road in Victorville to transport victim of off-road accident – VVNG.com

VICTORVILLE, CA (VVNG.com) — A young man was airlifted to a trauma center after an off-road accident in the city of Victorville on Monday afternoon.

At approximately 4:49 p.m., July 25, 2022, firefighters from Victorville City Fire were dispatched to the area of ​​Bella Pine Street & Pepperwood Street in reference to a trauma victim.

The Medic Engine reported that they were marked at the intersection of Highway 395 and Luna Road and immediately requested an airship to respond.

(Photo courtesy of Lisa Melton)

A California H-80 patrol helicopter was already in the area and offered to land at the scene. Firefighters stopped traffic on Luna Road to allow the helicopter to land on the roadway. The patient was then airlifted to Loma Linda University Medical Center.

According to one witness, the young adult man was covered in blood after the quad bike accident. “It appears he may have lost control and the quad overturned, causing head trauma. Prayers for a speedy recovery,” the witness said in a comment to the Victor Valley News Group.

Updates on the victim’s condition were not available at the time of writing. Additional information will be updated as it becomes available.

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(Photo courtesy of Lisa Melton)

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CHP helicopter lands on Luna Road in Victorville to transport victim of off-road accident – VVNG.com

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