North of Upper Waterman Drive
Collision on Upper WATERMAN
According to the Arrowhead California Highway Patrol incident report regarding the head-on traffic
collision on State Route 18, north of Upper Waterman Canyon Road that occurred
late Wednesday afternoon; the drivers of each of the two vehicles involved, had major
William Matthew Mclaughlin, a resident of Crestline was driving
a white, 2013 Jeep Wrangler northbound on State Route 18. Forty-two year
old Mclaughlin, suffered head injuries and upper torso injuries. He was
transported by San Bernardino County Sheriff Air to Loma Linda University Medical
Driver of the 2006 Jeep Commander traveling southbound on State Route 18, was Robert
Stephan Stuhr, a 62 year old a Lake Arrowhead resident.
Stuhr’s injuries were: abrasions to lower left leg, lacerations
to left elbow and painful sternum. He was transported by San Bernardino County
Fire to Saint Bernardines Hospital in San Bernardino.
The cause of the traffic collision is still under investigation.
Late Wednesday afternoon, August 26th, Arrowhead California Highway Patrol units responded to a head-on traffic
collision on State Route 18, north of Upper Waterman Canyon Road. Traffic was blocked on both directions for
approximately one hour for scene investigation and Party extrication. Parties involved were airlifted with major
injuries to St. Bernardines and to Loma Lima Linda Medical Center. Parties have not been positively identified
yet. More details will be revealed as
the investigation continues. Officer Ron
Jedlick is conducting the investigation.