Two people were hospitalized Wednesday with minor injuries sustained in a multi-vehicle crash near Mesa View Middle School in Calimesa, according to the Sheriff's Department.
Deputies responded at 7:24 a.m. Oct. 30 to a reported
traffic collision on the 800 block of Mustang Way, Sgt. Vic Trevino of the sheriff's Cabazon Station said in a statement.
deputies located a Dodge Magnum which had collided with four other
vehicles traveling in the opposite direction on Mustang Way," Trevino said.
"The preliminary investigation indicates the Magnum was
traveling eastbound on Mustang Way. The driver of the vehicle appeared
to have crossed over the solid double yellow lines onto the westbound
lane of Mustang Way and sideswiped 3 vehicles prior to colliding head
on with a 4th vehicle traveling west on Mustang Way."
The driver of the Magnum, a 39-year-old woman from
Yucaipa, and the other driver involved in the head-on collision, were taken to a local hospital with minor injuries, Trevino said.
Deputies investigating the incident were seeking more info. Anyone who witnessed what happened was urged to call Deputy Rios at the Cabazon Station at (951) 922-7100, the Riverside County Sheriff's Dispatch Center, 1-800-950-2444, or