State Highway 92 in Half Moon Bay has re-opened Wednesday afternoon
following a head-on collision that injured two drivers and blocked the
highway in both directions.
According to San Mateo County sheriff's Deputy Rebecca Rosenblatt,
the collision was reported at 3:02 p.m. just east of the intersection of
Highway 92 and state Highway 1.
A person driving a vehicle in the westbound direction crossed the
center divide for unknown reasons, Rosenblatt said.
The vehicle then struck
another vehicle traveling in the eastbound direction.
The driver heading in the westbound direction had to be extricated
from the vehicle and was taken by helicopter to an area hospital, Rosenblatt
The other driver was transported via ambulance to a hospital. Both
victims were conscious at the scene, Rosenblatt said.
Highway 92 re-opened at 4:15 p.m.