A motorist died in a rollover crash in the Rubidoux area of Jurupa Valley on Sunday.
Traffic Collision w/extrication:rpt@11:24 a.m. 4000blk Rubidoux Blvd. in Rubidoux. Single vehicle roll over with 2 occupants; 1 w/serious injuries required extrication and 1 w/minor injuries self extricated. Both were transported by ground ambulance. RSO investigating.#RubidouxIC pic.twitter.com/LCNs8LTi5T
— CAL FIRE/Riverside County Fire Department (@CALFIRERRU) July 10, 2022
The crash was reported at 11:22 a.m. near 3986 Rubidoux Blvd., near Mission Boulevard, according to the Riverside County Sheriff’s Department.
Sheriff’s deputies found two people in an overturned Jeep Cherokee. Both were transported to Riverside Community Hospital. The driver was pronounced dead at the hospital. The passenger was uninjured, the department reported.
The deceased’s name was withheld pending notification of next of kin.
According to the department, the driver was heading north on Rubidoux and suddenly became unresponsive, losing control of the vehicle, which hit a parked truck and overturned. It was not yet known if alcohol or drugs played a role in the crash.
The crash remains under investigation. Anyone with information was asked to call the Sheriff’s Department at 951-955-2600 or 951-776-1099.