Multiple People Injured after Multi-Vehicle Accident on Highway 74 near Hammack Avenue in Perris
PERRIS, CA (January 27, 2022) – Several people sustained injuries following a multi-vehicle accident on Highway 74 on Wednesday afternoon.
According to the California Highway Patrol, the incident happened on January 26 at about 3:00 p.m. For reasons still under investigation, multiple vehicles collided on the eastbound side of the highway near Hammack Avenue.
Multiple fire trucks and ambulances reportedly responded to the scene. Several people were injured in the collision. However, the extent of injuries remains unknown.
The collision caused delays on the roadway as responders worked on clearing operations.
CHP continues to investigate the cause of the accident. Officers will release additional information once it becomes available.
When behind the wheel of any vehicle, always practice defensive driving. Drive at an appropriate speed and be on the lookout for possible road hazards. Help avoid accidents by reducing distractions in your car and strictly following the rules of the road.
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