Happening Now: Head on Collision Shuts Down Kirkwood Highway, One Trapped


Update: First reports of a head on collision were incorrect. The driver of the car blacked out and collided with a utility pole knocking it down.

The roadway was closed for a brief time as crews worked to free the patient. This patient was transported to Christina Hospital.

Prices Corner – Fire crews are currently on scene for a report of a head on collision at Kirkwood Highway and Albertson Blvd.

Early reports indicate that a head on collision occurred on Kirkwood Highway near Prices Corner Shopping center and resulted in a downed Utility pole and a trapped driver.


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