Multi-Car Crash on Mission Inn Avenue near Crestmore Road Left One Dead

RIVERSIDE, CA (December 15, 2021) – A multi-car crash on Mission Inn Avenue bridge claimed the life of a driver Thursday afternoon.

The accident occurred around 2:50 p.m. at Mission Inn Avenue bridge near Crestmore Road.

According to the CHP, three automobiles were involved in the incident, but the key events leading up to the crash are unknown.

Officers later verified that one of the crash participants died at the site. Authorities have not released the identity of the victim.

Meantime, police said have not provided further details, however, an active investigation to determine more information remains ongoing.

Meanwhile, CHP closed the Mission Inn area in both directions for many hours.


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