Fatal Car Accident on Ramona Expressway in Nuevo
NUEVO, Calif. (June 11, 2018) — Terrell Moore, 23, of Moreno Valley, died early Monday morning in a head-on, rollover crash that injured several others on the Ramona Expressway in front of the Goyenetche Dairy, according to the California Highway Patrol.
The crash took place about 4:50 a.m. this morning between a Sierra pickup truck, a white SUV and possibly, a U-Haul truck. The SUV reportedly overturned and landed on its side and the pickup truck was on its roof. The vehicles were blocking both lanes of the roadway.
Paramedics responded to the scene where Moore was pronounced dead. Another person suffered major injuries and one person had moderate injuries. They were both were transported by ground ambulances to an area hospital. A fourth person was trapped in a vehicle and required extrication by firefighters. This person was also taken to a hospital, according to the Riverside County Fire Department.
Ramona Expressway Crash Investigation
It is unknown at this time what led to this collision, but police are heading up a full investigation and will determine fault. Most often, drivers collide head-on because one of the vehicles veers over into the other driver’s lane. This could be due to driver error, distractions, traffic violations such as an unsafe speed or passing maneuver or drugs and or alcohol consumption.
We offer our heartfelt prayers and condolences to all those affected by this tragedy.
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