A motorist was airlifted to a trauma center from a vehicle crash that triggered a small wildfire Saturday on Angeles Crest Highway, just north of La Canada Flintridge, authorities said.

Firefighters and paramedics were dispatched at 9:05 a.m. to the highway at Mile Marker 30.65, according to a Los Angeles County Fire Department dispatcher.

The vehicle went over the side of the road, igniting a one-acre wildfire that was knocked down at 10 a.m., fire and law enforcement officials said.

The small wildfire was under an inversion on Angeles Crest Highway, according to fire officials.

The motorist’s condition was not immediately available.

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