Traffic Accident near Pachappa Drive Left Two Hurt

RIVERSIDE, CA (August 3, 2022) – On Saturday, a single-car crash on Jurupa Avenue sent two men to the hospital, police said.

The accident occurred around 2:18 a.m. along Jurupa Avenue and Pachappa Drive, within the Magnolia Center neighborhood.

Furthermore, according to reports, their vehicle veered off the road, over a barrier, and into a railroad for unknown reasons.

Consequently, both men managed to exit the car, but rescuers had to pull them from the trench.

Paramedics then transported them to nearby hospitals for further treatment. According to officials, one man suffered critical injuries while the other suffered minor ones.

Moreover, officials stated that the accident briefly disrupted Union Pacific Railroad trains that were using the tracks where the vehicle fell.

At this time, authorities have not released the victims’ identities. Once available, more information will be added.

Riverside officers ask anyone who witnessed the crash to call their local offices immediately.

It is essential to always focus on the road and be aware of your surroundings when driving. Anticipate what the other drivers might do, especially in crowded places, a parking lot, or a service road. By going with caution and being aware of other unique risks while on the road, you can help prevent accidents.


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