Long Beach
Fire Department

Fire Headquarters
3205 Lakewood Boulevard
Long Beach, CA 90808
(562) 570-2500
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEPress Release # 081914
Injury Traffic Accident- SB 405 - South of Lakewood Blvd - 3 Patients
Firefighter/Paramedic Brian Fisk

Long Beach Fire Department

Long Beach Fire Department units, in addition to several CHP resources, were dispatched shortly after 11pm last night to an injury traffic accident involving a motorcyclist down and an unknown number of vehicles.  Three patients were treated on scene and ultimately transported to area trauma centers, one in critical condition with a lower leg amputation.  No further details are available and the accident is currently under investigation by the California Highway Patrol.