Press Releases Home
The original item was published from 10/23/2021 4:54:52 PM to 12/24/2021 12:00:01 AM.

Press Releases

Lake Elsinore Station

Posted on: October 23, 2021

[ARCHIVED] Fatal Traffic Collision



Sheriff Chad Bianco

Press Release:Fatal Traffic Collision
Station Area:Lake Elsinore
Written Date:October 23, 2021Time:2:30 PM
Incident Date:October 23, 2021Time:9:58 AM
Incident Location:Railroad Canyon Dr. x Church Rd, Lake Elsinore
Reporting Officer:Sergeant Brad Foster
File Number(s):L212960027


On Saturday, October 23, 2021, about 9:58 a.m., deputies responded to the intersection of Railroad Canyon Dr. and Church Rd., in the city of Lake Elsinore, regarding a major injury traffic collision.

Upon arrival deputies located two vehicles involved in the collision, with one driver inside of their vehicle unresponsive. Deputies provided medical aid until Cal-Fire arrived on scene. Cal-Fire extricated the driver and pronounced them deceased at the scene. The driver of the second vehicle was transported with moderate injuries.

The preliminary investigation indicates the deceased was driving westbound on Railroad Canyon Dr. and crossed over the median and was struck by a vehicle traveling eastbound. The cause of this collision is still under investigation, and alcohol is not believed to have been a factor in the collision.

The identity of the deceased will be released by the coroner’s office once positive identification can be established, and next of kin can be notified. Anyone with information regarding this incident is urged to contact Deputy Hadeen of the Lake Elsinore Sheriffs Station at (951) 245-3300.

As a reminder, "Community Policing" involves partnerships between law enforcement and community members. Business owners and residents are encouraged to report criminal activity directly to law enforcement by calling Sheriff's Dispatch at (951) 776-1099, or by calling 911 if the matter is an emergency.

For media inquiries regarding this incident please contact the Media Information Bureau.

See Something Say Something Submit an Anonymous Tip

Facebook Twitter Email

Other News in Lake Elsinore Station

Vector Star 80 x93

Assault with a Deadly Weapon Arrest

Posted on: September 19, 2023
Vector Star 80 x93

Child Passenger Safety Week

Posted on: September 14, 2023
Vector Star 80 x93

Fatal Boating Collision

Posted on: September 11, 2023
Vector Star 80 x93

Barricaded Suspect in Lake Elsinore

Posted on: August 19, 2023
Vector Star 80 x93

Back to School Safety Month

Posted on: August 10, 2023
Vector Star 80 x93

Summer Mobilization Enforcement

Posted on: August 10, 2023
Vector Star 80 x93

Grand Theft and Conspiracy

Posted on: August 9, 2023
Vector Star 80 x93

Sexual Assault on a Minor

Posted on: August 4, 2023
Vector Star 80 x93


Posted on: August 1, 2023