Coroner Identifies Passenger Killed in Suspected DUI Crash at Menifee Bridge
MENIFEE, CA (October 13, 2021) – Hannah Marie Mesa was killed in a suspected DUI accident on 215 Freeway in Menifee early Sunday morning.
The accident happened around 1:40 a.m. on October 10, just south of Nuevo Road. According to the Riverside County Fire Department, Mesa was a passenger in a sedan traveling southbound on the freeway.
For unknown reasons, the driver failed to negotiate a curve and skidded into the dirt median. The car then overturned and crashed into a concrete bridge.
As a result, Mesa sustained fatal injuries and died at the scene. She was a 29-year-old Menifee resident.
Meanwhile, paramedics took the driver to Riverside University Medical Center in Moreno Valley with serious injuries.
Alcohol is suspected to be a factor in the crash. However, the crash remains under investigation. Authorities asked anyone with further information to contact the CHP’s Riverside office at 951-637-8000.
We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the family and friends of Hannah Mesa.
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