58-Year-Old Woman Killed in Broadside Collision near Delphinium Avenue

MORENO VALLEY, CA (March 3, 2022) – Late Monday afternoon, Maria Mejia was killed in a two-vehicle accident on Indian Street.

Officers responded to the incident around 4:50 p.m., at Indian Street and Delphinium Avenue.

Investigators revealed that the driver of a black Dodge Ram pickup-truck broadsided a gold Toyota Solana in the intersection.

Emergency responders located a woman unresponsive and trapped inside the Toyota. Riverside County firefighters used hydraulic tools to extricate 58-year-old Mejia from the vehicle.

Due to the extent of injuries sustained, Mejia succumbed to her injuries after being transported to the hospital.

Meanwhile, the pickup-truck driver remained at the scene and cooperated with the police. At this time, Moreno Valley Officials are still working to identify further circumstances surrounding the collision.

No words can mend the broken hearts and sorrow felt during this delicate moment. The team at Sweet James offers their deepest condolences and sympathies to the family and friends of Maria Mejia.

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