Breaking News: San Bernardino County, CA: Head-on crash involving two vehicles along southbound U.S. Route 95 just south of the Nevada state line.

Source: California Highway Patrol (Information):

San Bernardino County, California: Crash involving two vehicles has occurred along U.S. Route 95 south of Nevada state line.

Firefighters from San Bernardino County Fire Department’s Station 32 are responding, and requesting assistance from Clark County Fire Department.

Scanner reports that parties in both vehicles are trapped.

Please drive with caution through this area, and prepare for any possible lane or road closures.

As of 4:43 p.m. PT, assistance from Mohave Valley Fire Department is canceled, but other responding until continuing including San Bernardino County Fire Department.

As of 4:50 p.m. PT, requesting airship to respond to the scene.

As of 4:52 p.m. PT, com-command reporting to firefighters that Clark County Fire Department is responding with an ambulance and fire engine from Las Vegas, Nevada area.

As of 4:57 p.m. PT, firefighters on scene, reporting two vehicles, head-on, major damage and checking for patients.

As of 4:58 p.m. PT, Careflight in route to the scene.

As of 4:59 p.m. PT, Patrol 18 is covering Needles, California area.

As of 5:00 p.m. PT, Medical Engine 31A reporting five patients total; 3 immediate and 2 extricated. Need 3 air ambulances.

As of 5:07 p.m. PT, Medical Engine 32 to com-center, reporting Care 6, Care 14, and Careflight all responding. Also checking with Native Air medical helicopter because they may be closer then Care 14.

As of 5:10 p.m. PT, Medical Engine 32 to com-center, Native Air 8 not close by in time for response. California Highway Patrol reporting hard closure for 3 medical helicopters; possibly landing.

As of 5:13 p.m. PT, Medical Engine 32 extended extrication, add Patrol 18 to respond and have Mohave Valley Fire Department to do soft cover for Needles, California.

As of 5:14 p.m. PT, Mohave Valley Fire Department is responding to do soft cover for Needles, California area.

As of 5:16 p.m. PT, Medical Engine 32 reporting Careflight 1 is on scene. California Highway Patrol advising lanes will be close during landing and will notify when reported.

As of 5:20 p.m. PT, com-command to Fire Battalion, confirming Mohave Valley Fire Department is soft covering Needles, California area.

As of 5:24 p.m. PT, Medical Engine 32 informing com-center that Careflight 6 is also on scene.

As of 5:29 p.m. PT, Medical Engine 32 reporting one extricated, and Clark County Fire Department’s Station 75 from Searchlight is on scene.

As of 5:32 p.m. PT, Medical Engine 32 reporting one Careflight 1 lifted with one patient in route to Sunrise Hospital in Las Vegas. California Highway Patrol reporting patient “John Doe.” Vegas MR in route to WARMC in Bullhead City with two patients.

As of 5:36 p.m. PT, Medical Engine 32 reporting Careflight 14 (third helicopter) is on scene.

As of 5:40 p.m. PT, Medical Engine 32 reporting Careflight 6 with one patient in route to UMC in Las Vegas, Nevada.

As of 5:42 p.m. PT, Patrol 18 on scene. Fire Battalion 138 heading from this call to another call at an airport from Twentynine Palms, aircraft related; going to 3-Tac-9 for this incident call at the airport.

As of 5:44 p.m. PT, Medical Engine 32 reporting extrication on second person completed.

Last patient was reportedly

No details on each of the conditions of the patients that were air lifted or transported.

Active Towing is responding to assist with clean up and towing.

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