SANTA YSABEL - Four people were injured, three critically, when a Ford F-150 truck and an SUV crashed on state Route 79 near Santa Ysabel on Saturday.
The crash was at 9:58 a.m., a CHP dispatcher said.
"Four patients, three critically injured, were airlifted by helicopter to a hospital," Cal Fire Bat. Chief Nick Schuler said.
Schuler said the identity and gender of the crash victims was not known.
The crash was on SR-79 at Mesa Grande Road, between Lake Henshaw and Santa Ysabel in rural North County.