LAKE ELSINORE (CNS) – A person was killed and two other people were
injured today in a two-vehicle crash in Lake Elsinore, authorities said.

The crash occurred at about 5:30 a.m. on westbound State Route 74,
just east of Hammack Avenue, the California Highway Patrol reported.

Paramedics rushed one person to a hospital with moderate injuries.
Another person with minor injuries was evaluated at the scene and declined
further care, the Riverside County Fire Department reported.

A representative from the Riverside County coroner’s office was
dispatched to the location at 6:01 a.m.

No further information was immediately available.