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Miranda man medevaced to Redding after being ejected from vehicle

A 29-year-old Miranda man was medevaced to a Redding medical center on Monday evening after being ejected from his vehicle and walking about a mile to get help, according to California Highway Patrol Officer William Wunderlich. Wunderlich said i...

By Will Houston whouston@times-standard.com|

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