UPDATED: A Lake Elsinore woman was killed today in a three-vehicle crash on Interstate 15 in Corona.
The 26-year-old victim, whose identity was not immediately released, was headed north on the freeway, just past Temescal Canyon Road, when the collision occurred, according to California Highway Patrol Officer Sylvia Mosley.
A Temecula man and a Phoenix, Ariz., man, driving separate vehicles, were also involved in the crash, which was reported at 7:42 a.m., she said.
The men were treated for minor injuries and released from a hospital, according to Mosley.
All northbound lanes on I-15 were shut down for roughly three hours while the wreckage was cleared.
The cause of the collision was under investigation.
A motorist died in a collision today on northbound Interstate 15 between Corona and Lake Elsinore.
The accident just north of Temescal Canyon Road was reported about 7:40 a.m., with two vehicles overturned, according to California Highway Patrol.
Investigators and road crews were working to reopen all lanes more than two hours later.