Multi-Vehicle Crash on 215 Freeway in Riverside
DATE OF COLLISION: Saturday, December 15th
December 15, 2018 – Several vehicles collided Saturday morning on the Interstate 215 Freeway, according to the Press Enterprise.
The accident happened around 8:26 a.m. just north of Columbia Avenue.
Primary reports indicated two pickup trucks, and two other automobiles were involved in the wreck. Officials mentioned fuel leaked in the area following the collision.
Responding paramedics immediately attended to the parties involved, but it is still unclear if there were serious injuries in the accident.
The two right lanes of the interstate were closed while tow trucks arrived but reopened by 10:02 a.m. Detectives stayed at the accident scene and investigated the precise circumstances that led to the crash.
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California Highway Patrol will carry out a forensic examination of all vehicles involved, as well as photos that were taken of the scene, will help investigators draw up a firm conclusion for what happened. Authorities will thoroughly look into how fast each driver was going, whether or not alcohol or drugs were involved, whether or not there were any mechanical issues with either vehicle, whether or not one of the drivers ran a red light or simply did not yield to the right of way motorist. The investigation will also consist of looking at measurements of evidence left by the vehicles such as point of impact, final resting positions of each vehicle, skid marks, and gouge marks.
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