Fatal Winchester Car Accident on Highway 74
WINCHESTER, CA (August 20, 2019) – A person died while another is in critical condition after a car accident on Highway 74 on August 19.
The incident involving four people occurred around 12:54 p.m. on Highway 74 just west of Winchester Road.
According to the Riverside County Fire Department, the crash ejected two people. One of them succumbed to his/her injuries. Meanwhile, responders transported the other person with critical injuries.
“The two additional patients have been transported to an area hospital by ground ambulance with minor injuries,” the fire department stated.
According to CHP reports, one of the vehicles landed in a ditch, off the side of the road.
As a result of the crash, the CHP closed the entire eastbound side of the highway during the preliminary investigation. Police advised motorists to take alternate routes and expect the closure until 3:00 p.m. No other information about the car accident on Highway 74 at this time.
Our deepest sympathies are extended to the family and friends of the victim.
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