Passenger killed in head-on crash on University Ave. in Riverside
A passenger was killed when two cars crashed head-on on University Avenue in Riverside on Saturday night, authorities said.
The passenger, whose name has not been released, was pronounced dead at the scene, a Riverside Fire Department release said. Both drivers suffered moderate injuries and were taken to a hospital.
About 8:30 p.m., Riverside police said, a gold Toyota Corolla was heading west on University near Sedgewick Avenue in the Eastside neighborhood. It crossed the center line and hit another vehicle that was driving east, police said.
The Riverside Police Department’s Major Accident Investigation Team is investigating. Officials asked anyone with information about the crash to contact detectives at 951-826-8724.