Three Killed in Fontana Wrong Way Crash

Three people are dead after a wrong-way driver entered the 210 Freeway in Rancho Cucamonga driving Eastbound in the Westbound lanes Saturday morning around 6:30am. The California Highway Patrol says a 2102 Ford collided with a 2001 Lexus as it passed Citrus Avenue. Inside were five people including the driver.

The wrong way driver in the Ford was pronounced dead at the scene along with with the driver of the Lexus. A 16-year old passenger in the Lexus was transported to a local hospital were she died from her injuries. All lanes of the Westbound 210 Freeway were closed for several hours for the investigation. It is not known why the driver got on the freeway driving the wrong way against traffic.