Update: “One vehicle was going east and crossed the westbound lanes, hitting the other vehicle,” Riverside County sheriff’s Deputy Angel Ramos told City
According to the county fire department, one victim was pronounced dead at the scene by paramedics, and the other driver was rushed to a hospital with major injuries.
Neither vehicle was carrying passengers.
The identities of the victims were not immediately released.
Original story: Cal Fire and Riverside County firefighters are on the scene of a head-on traffic collision involving four vehicles with one confirmed fatality, it was reported today.
The accident was reported at 2:37 p.m. at Ramona Expressway and Sanderson Avenue in San Jacinto, according to a Riverside County Fire Department report.
One person has been reported trapped inside a vehicle.
Check back with SWRNN for more information as it becomes available.
*City News Service contributed to this report