Mother of Three Lucretia Garland Dies in Moreno Valley Car Accident
MORENO VALLEY, CA (February 17, 2021) – Authorities Wednesday publicly identified a 31-year-old mother who was fatally injured last month in a head-on collision that her three young children survived.
Lucretia Garland of San Jacinto died at Riverside University Medical Center in Moreno Valley, according to the Riverside County Coroner’s Office.
The crash occurred at about 6:50 a.m. Tuesday, January 19 on Gilman Springs Road east of Alessandro Boulevard. According to California Highway Patrol, a sedan crossed over the double yellow lines, clipped a box truck, and then collided head-on with Garland’s car.
Garland’s children, who were all buckled into car seats, sustained injuries described as minor. However, they were transferred to a hospital for treatment.
The driver of the vehicle that initiated the crash underwent surgery for serious injuries. However, the driver of the box truck did not sustain any injuries.
Investigators have not determined the cause of the crash, nor ruled drugs or alcohol out as possible factors.
We would like to express our deepest condolences to the bereaved family and friends of Lucretia Garland.
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