Joseph Peters Killed in Moreno Valley Car Accident on Cottonwood Avenue

Joseph Peters IV Killed in Moreno Valley 2-Car Collision at Cottonwood Avenue

Joseph Peters Killed in Moreno Valley 2-Car Collision at Cottonwood Avenue

Joseph Peters Dead after Two-Vehicle Crash at Cottonwood Avenue and Lasselle Street

MORENO VALLEY, CA (January 25, 2019) – A two-vehicle crash Wednesday night at Cottonwood Avenue and Lasselle Street left a 27-year-old man with fatal injuries.

Cal Fire Crews were dispatched to the intersection around 10:30 p.m. after hearing about a major injury crash. Firefighters had to extricate one person from the wreckage, yet it was unclear if it was Joseph Peters IV who was pulled from the rubble.

Peters, who was said to be one of the drivers, was among the four people who suffered serious injuries. The 27-year-old Moreno Valley resident was brought to a nearby hospital where he died.

The three others remained hospitalized in an unknown condition.

The details concerning the crash remain scant as of right now, but authorities are investigating this case in detail.


To the bereaved family and friends mourning the unsuspecting loss of Joseph Peters IV, our law group would like to express our sincere sympathies to you all.


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