19-Year Old Dead In Head On Street Racing Crash

(FOX 11) The San Bernardino Police Department is investigating an illegal street race that left a 19-year-old male dead. Police say he was racing his Mitsubishi when he struck another vehicle head on.

RELATED: 44 People Arrested In South LA Street Racing Bust
RELATED: FOX 11 News Investigates Illegal Street Racing

The crash happened on Highland Avenue near Macy Street just before 10 p.m. Wednesday night. San Bernardino Police and Fire Departments were called to the accident involving 3 cars.

San Bernardino Police Investigators are looking for the other racer who fled the scene. Three people in a Toyota Corolla, not involved in the race, were seriously injured and taken to Arrowhead Regional Medical Center in Colton. They're condition was not immediately available.

The 19-year-old was pronounced dead on the scene. His Identity hasn't been released. The incident remains under investigation. Anyone with information is asked to call San Bernardino Police at (909) 384-5742.

Copyright 2015 FOX 11 Los Angeles : Download our mobile app for breaking news alerts or to watch FOX 11 News | Follow us on Facebook, Twitter and YouTube.

Up Next:


  • Popular

  • Recent

Stories You May Be Interested In – includes Advertiser Stories