2 Drivers Killed in Crash at Riverside Intersection
RIVERSIDE, Calif. (Sept. 14, 2018) — Two people died in a car accident Thursday night at the intersection of La Sierra and Cypress avenues, according to the Riverside County Sheriff’s Department.
Corey Rees, 27, died at Riverside Community Hospital at 3:55 a.m. Friday and Mirian Malaka Saad Ibrahem, 21, died at the scene, the Riverside County Sheriff’s Coroner said.
The two vehicles involved ended up in the front yard of a residence at the intersection.
One of the vehicles had been heading eastbound on Cypress and the other southbound on La Sierra prior to colliding about 11:30 p.m. last night. The two drivers were alone in their vehicles when they died.
Witnesses or anyone with information about this collision, should contact Detective Zach Fishell at 951-826-8723.
A Go Fund Me fundraiser has been established for the family of Mirian Ibrahem.
Riverside County Car Accident Investigation
It’s unknown at this time who is responsible for this horrible collision. Police are going over the evidence and any witness statements to determine fault.
Meanwhile, the family of a person who dies in a collision may file a wrongful death lawsuit against the at-fault driver seeking compensation for damages such as medical expenses and hospital bills, lost future income due to work absence, and pain and suffering.
If you or a loved one have been the victim of a traffic accident, contact our experienced Riverside injury lawyers as we are here to help you and your family through this difficult time. Please call us at 855-703-4186.
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