29_35x90 knx_35x90

Local

Coroner Identifies Motorcyclist, 24, Killed In 3-Vehicle Moreno Valley Crash

View Comments
(file)

(file)

MORENO VALLEY (CBSLA.com)  — The Coroner has identified the 24-year-0ld motorcyclist killed in a three-vehicle crash in Moreno Valley.

Sean Jones, a Moreno Valley resident, was struck by a Mercedes-Benz that crossed into his path at Moreno Beach Drive and Bay Avenue, according to authorities.

The accident occurred at 9:11 p.m. Saturday.

The Mercedes was reportedly heading south on Moreno Beach Drive when it turned left and ran into Jones, who was ejected on impact. The car then crashed into a GMC Yukon that was stopped on westbound Bay Avenue, according to the Riverside County Sheriff’s Department.

Jones was taken to the Riverside County Regional Medical Center. He died about 9:45 p.m.

The man driving the Mercedes was treated at a nearby hospital for minor injuries. The women in the GMC Yukon was unhurt.

No one was arrested.

The Moreno Valley Police Department’s Traffic Division asked any witnesses to call them at (951) 486-6900.

 (©2013 CBS Local Media, a division of CBS Radio Inc. All Rights Reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed. Wire services contributed to this report.)

View Comments
blog comments powered by Disqus
Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 2,387 other followers