Elderly Mentone Woman Killed in Redlands Crash
REDLANDS, Calif. (April 19, 2021) — Antonia Portillo, 91, of Mentone, died Saturday in a Redlands car accident at Crafton and Citrus avenues.
Additionally, the collision happened about 11:12 p.m. on Saturday, April 17, 2021, according to the San Bernardino County Sheriff Coroner.
A two-vehicle collision at the Redlands intersection resulted in the death of Antonia Portillo who was the passenger in one of the vehicles.
Antonia Portillo Killed in Crash at Crafton and Citrus Avenues
A motorist struck the vehicle occupied by Antonia Portillo. Paramedics transported the injured Mentone woman by ambulance to Loma Linda University Medical Center where she later died at 12:08 am, on Sunday, April 18, 2021.
Police did not mention what led up to the fatal collision, however, they are piecing together witness statements and evidence.
Meanwhile, the California Highway Patrol investigation is ongoing.
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