Several Injured in Multi-Vehicle Accident on Highway 101

EUREKA, CA (April 28, 2022) – Monday afternoon, Ashley Underwood was involved in a 3-vehicle collision on Herrick Avenue.

Officers responded to the scene around 1:30 p.m., after receiving multiple dispatch calls in the area.

For reasons unknown, the driver of a green pickup-truck barreled down a grassy hill towards the freeway. There, the pickup-truck struck a burgundy Ram truck.

The impact of the collision caused one of the vehicles to strike the rear of Underwood’s southbound car. Eventually, paramedics discovered one person with moderate injuries and two people with minor injuries.

Emergency crews shut down a portion of the roadway for a brief time to allow for cleanup and preliminary duties.

After the collision, Ashley Underwood sent photos and a video from the scene, and has been cooperative with authorities. Once available, further details will be provided.

One small driving mistake can easily lead to multi-vehicle accidents. That is why it is important to always keep your attention on the road when behind the wheel. Also, do not put yourself and your passengers in danger by speeding and taking shortcuts. By driving defensively and always abiding by all driving laws, you can help avoid accidents on the road.


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