One person was killed and two others were injured in a crash Saturday afternoon near Aguanga, authorities said.
A two-vehicle crash was reported at 1:43 p.m. on state Route 76 at Barbara Trail, according to information from the Riverside County Fire Department. The area is a little less than six miles northeast of Aguanga.
“Two vehicles involved and a total of three victims,” the Riverside County Fire Department said on Twitter. “One victim was trapped and perished at the scene.”
Route 371 was blocked in both directions as of about 2:15 p.m., and a SigAlert was issued for traffic in the area, according to a California Highway Patrol incident log.
This is a breaking news story and will be updated as more information becomes available.