IVFD: Two passengers burned in car fire

Courtesy: IVFD

Illinois Valley Fire District responded to a car fire in California just north of the Collier Tunnel with two burn patients Tuesday afternoon.

Both passengers in the car had numerous burns.

A medical helicopter was requested from Mercy Flights and Reach. Neither helicopter could not fly due to weather.

A second ambulance was requested from Del Norte County.

Gasquet Fire District arrived soon after assumed control of the incident.

The cause is under investigation by CHP and Gasquet Fire

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