PERRIS – A man died and six people were hospitalized July 31 in the rollover crash of an SUV in Perris.
The crash was reported at about 12:20 p.m. at East San Jacinto Avenue and Murrieta Road, according to the Riverside County Fire Department.
All seven victims were taken to a hospital, where one of them was declared dead, Riverside County sheriff’s Deputy Armando Munoz said.
Another person was in critical condition while the other five were treated for non-life-threatening injuries.
Drugs and alcohol appeared to play a role in the crash, Munoz said.