RIVERSIDE COUNTY SHERIFF’S DEPARTMENT
Sheriff Chad Bianco
|Press Release:||Major Injury Traffic Collision|
|Station Area:||Moreno Valley|
|Written Date:||April 29, 2021||Time:||3:30 PM|
|Incident Date:||April 28, 2021||Time:||8:15 PM|
|Incident Location:||Perris Blvd. and Sunnymead Blvd., Moreno Valley|
|Reporting Officer:||Sergeant Joe Narciso|
On April 28, 2021, at 8:15 PM, deputies responded to the area of Perris Blvd. and Sunnymead Blvd., Moreno Valley, regarding a major injury traffic collision. Upon arrival, deputies discovered the collision involved a vehicle versus an adult male pedestrian. The pedestrian was transported to a local hospital with significant injuries. The vehicle driver was questioned at the scene and it did not appear alcohol or drugs were a factor in this collision, but the investigation is on-going.
The Moreno Valley Traffic Reconstruction Team assumed the investigation. Preliminary investigation indicates the pedestrian was crossing Perris Blvd. and crossed into the path of a vehicle. The roadway was closed for approximately three hours for the scene investigation.
Anyone with information about this incident is encouraged to call Deputy Galbreath of the Moreno Valley Sheriff’s Station at 951-486-6700, or the Riverside County Sheriff’s Department at 951-776-1099.
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