RIVERSIDE COUNTY SHERIFF’S DEPARTMENT
Sheriff Chad Bianco
|Press Release:||Fatal Traffic Collision|
|Written Date:||September 9, 2021||Time:||11:04 AM|
|Incident Date:||September 8, 2021||Time:||9:59 PM|
|Incident Location:||Indian Ave. and Markham Street|
|Reporting Officer:||Sergeant Hibbler|
On Wednesday, September 8, 2021, about 9:59 PM, deputies from the Riverside County Sheriff’s Department - Perris Station responded to a major injury traffic collision near the intersection of Indian Ave. and Markham Street in the city of Perris. Deputies arrived within minutes and located a collision involving a 2016 black Chrysler 300 and a 2000 black Honda Accord.
The driver of Chrysler suffered major injuries. Life saving measures were attempted; however, the driver succumbed to their injuries at the scene. The driver of the Honda was transported to a local hospital. It is unknown if alcohol and or drugs are a factor in this collision. The identity of the involved parties is not being released at this time. The collision is still under investigation by the Perris Station Traffic Bureau.
Anyone who may have witnessed this collision and has not been interviewed is encouraged to call Deputy Kiebach at the Perris Sheriff’s Station, (951) 210-1074.
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