3 Victims Injured in Head-On Collision near Joshua Street

HESPERIA, CA (February 23, 2022)  At least three people were hospitalized Wednesday night, after a head-on crash on Mariposa Road.

The collision took place around 11:10 p.m., along the intersection of Mariposa Road and Joshua Street. Emergency crews responded to the scene shortly after.

At this time, the events leading up to the accident remain unclear. However, reports indicate that first responders located a white 2017 Chevy Express van and a black 2014 Chevy Cruz blocking the roadway.

Paramedics arrived and found three people with injuries. One victim was airlifted to a nearby hospital while the other two were transported to local trauma centers via ground ambulance.

California Highway Patrol officers withheld their identities until their next of kin are notified. At this time, officials have no information about their current conditions.

Both directions of the roadway were temporarily shutdown to allow for cleanup and preliminary duties.

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