One person was pronounced dead after a single-vehicle crash in Calimesa, authorities announced Saturday.
Deputies from the Riverside County Sheriff’s Department responded to a report of a major injury traffic accident at about 3:30 a.m. Saturday near Singleton Road and Bryant Street.
A preliminary investigation revealed that the vehicle — containing the driver and a passenger — left the roadway and rolled over an embankment. The passenger suffered minor injuries and was taken to a local hospital.
The identity of the driver was not released, pending notification of next of kin.
The cause of the accident is still under investigation.
Anyone with information regarding the incident was encouraged to call Community Services Officer Kyle Layvas at 951-776-1099.