Newport Physical Rescue


At 11:46 p.m. Wednesday night, Newport Beach FD responded to a reported traffic collision in the 6000 block of West Coast Highway. Crews arriving located a vehicle which struck the corner of a brick building, damaging the car severely and trapping the driver. The driver was extricated in approximately 15 minutes and transported to a local hospital in unknown condition. It is unknown if speed or alcohol were a factor in the crash. Newport Beach PD will be handling the investigation.