Wrong-Way Crash in Beaumont Kills 2 and Injures 2 Others
BEAUMONT, CA (April 24, 2022) – Thomas Antral and Eva Lopez Gonzalez died in a wrong-way accident on 60 Freeway between Beaumont and Moreno Valley area early Saturday morning.
The accident happened around 3:37 a.m. on April 23 near Jack Rabbit Trail in the Badlands area. According to the Riverside County Fire Department, Gonzalez was driving a Hyundai Sonata eastbound in the westbound lanes of the freeway at approximately 90 mph. The Sonata then slammed into a Chevrolet Malibu, driven by Antral.
The Malibu was traveling from Palm Springs to Pico Rivera at the time, CHP officials said.
As a result of the crash, Antral suffered fatal injuries and died at the scene. He was a 49-year-old Pasadena resident. His 40-year-old male passenger from Pico Rivera suffered serious injuries.
Gonzalez, a 28-year-old Hemet resident, was also killed.
A fourth patient sustained minor injuries but declined medical care.
It is unclear why Gonzalez was traveling in the wrong direction. The crash is still under investigation.
We extend our most heartfelt condolences to the families Thomas Antral and Eva Gonzalez.
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