KELSEYVILLE, Calif. – A single-vehicle rollover resulted in two air ambulances flying patients out of the county with injuries on Sunday evening.
The wreck occurred on Highway 29 just east of Bottle Rock Road at about 4:40 p.m., according to radio reports.
An SUV went off the roadway and rolled over, the California Highway Patrol reported. Lanes were blocked as Kelseyville Fire personnel arrived.
Two juveniles who were belted and secured in safety seats and one driver were reported to be in the vehicle, radio reports indicated.
Lakeport Fire sent mutual aid units, including an ambulance and an engine with extrication equipment, which reports from the scene said was needed to free those riding in the vehicle.
Two air ambulances were requested to come to the scene.
REACH 6 arrived near the scene shortly after 5 p.m., and lifted off about a half-hour later en route to Children's Hospital & Research Center of Oakland.
CalStar 4 touched down at a landing zone set up at Kelseyville High School around 5:40 p.m. to pick up a 31-year-old female with a broken femur, according to radio report.
Radio reports indicated CalStar 4 lifted off en route to Santa Rosa Memorial Hospital at 5:55 p.m.
It was not clear if the second child was injured.
No additional details about the identities of the crash victims were immediately available Sunday evening.
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