HEMET – One person was killed and three others injured Tuesday in a three-vehicle crash just west of Hemet.
The collision was reported about 2 p.m. at the intersection of state Route 74 and Leon Road, according to the Riverside County Fire Department.
Details regarding on what triggered the crash were not immediately available.
Paramedics pronounced a motorist dead at the scene and treated one person for moderate injuries and two others for minor injuries, a fire department spokeswoman said.
The victims were transported to an area trauma center for further treatment.
The California Highway Patrol was investigating the crash.