Motor Vehicle Accident On Highway 34
On Tuesday, July 8, firefighters responded to a motor vehicle accident on Hwy 34 at mile marker 69. The vehicle hit a tree and subsequently caught on fire. Passers-by had removed the driver prior to the vehicle becoming fully involved in flames.
Firefighters closed Hwy 34 temporarily and extinguished the fire, which involved the vehicle and a tree. They also set up a landing zone on the highway for a Med Evac helicopter. The patient was flown from the scene.