Units responding for report of crash at Highways 50 and P

/Earlene Frederick photo

At 5:01 p.m., Twin Lakes Rescue and Town of Wheatland Fire Department along with sheriff’s deputies are responding to a report of  a crash at Highways 50 and P, Wheatland.

UPDATE 5:03 p.m. — Dispatch reports that two vehicles are involved — one is in the intersection one is in the median ditch on the east side of the intersection. Two injured persons in one of the vehicles.

UPDATE 5:06 p.m. — Off-duty deputy on scene says one injured party may not be breathing, dispatch reports.

UPDATE 5:07 p.m. — Dispatch reports that Flight for Life medical transport helicopter is not flying. This is probably due to weather.

UPDATE 5:18 p.m. — All westbound traffic on Highway 50 being diverted south on Highway B.

UPDATE 6:21 p.m. — Medical examiner responding to scene. Westbound traffic on Highway 50 now appears to be being diverted south at 392nd Avenue.

UPDATE 7:08 p.m. — Evidence tows being requested for two vehicles.

UPDATE about 8:23 p.m. — Highways being reopened to regular traffic.

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