Driver Killed, Several Injured in Perris Car Accident on Perris Boulevard and Avocado Avenue
Perris, California (October 28, 2019) - One driver was killed and several other people were injured early Saturday morning in a traffic accident at an intersection in the city of Perris, according to a local news report.
The deadly crash happened at about 2:08 a.m. Saturday, October 26 on Perris Boulevard and Avocado Avenue.
Authorities said a Toyota Camry was heading southbound on Perris Boulevard when for an unknown reason, it crossed over into oncoming traffic and collided with a Range Rover that was traveling northbound on Perris Boulevard.
The Camry driver suffered critical injuries and died at the scene of the accident. The name of the victim has not been released pending notification of family.
The driver of the Range Rover sustained minor injuries. The passengers in both vehicles were taken to a nearby hospital with multiple injuries.
Perris Boulevard and Avocado Avenue was blocked temporarily as the investigation took place. The authorities said alcohol played a role in the crash.
An investigation into the accident is ongoing. Anyone with information about the crash is asked to contact Deputy Kiebach at the Perris Sheriff’s Station, (951) 210-1074.