Crash Near Willits Leaves 1 Dead and 2 Children Injured

A traffic accident north of Willits yesterday left one person dead and two children with major injuries. The accident happened around noon yesteray between a big rig and a car. Highway 101 was partially closed north of Willits near Shimmins Ridge Road, and traffic was impacted for several hours. The closure was due in part because an air ambulance had been called to the scene.