San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department
DATE/TIME: June 26, 2016
INCIDENT: Major Injury Traffic Collision
LOCATION: Calimesa Blvd north of Avenue I, Yucaipa
DRIVER: Vincent Ruiz – 39-yr-old, Yucaipa resident
Vincent Ruiz was riding a 2005 Honda motorcycle south on Calimesa Blvd. For unknown reasons, it appears Ruiz lost control and ran off the road, driving over the west curb onto the sidewalk where he collided with a utility pole. Ruiz was unconscious when deputies arrived. He was transported by ambulance to Loma Linda Medical Center with major injuries and remains on life support.
The collision is being investigated by the Sheriff’s Region I Major Accident Investigation Team. Calimesa Blvd between Avenue G and Avenue I was closed for several hours during the investigation.
Anyone who witnessed or has any information about the collision is asked to contact the Yucaipa Police Station at (909) 918-2305.
Refer:Deputies J. Carrillo and W. Samuelsen
Station:Yucaipa Police and Sheriff Station
Phone No.(909) 918-2305
John McMahon, Sheriff-Coroner
San Bernardino County Sheriff-Coroner Department
Sheriff’s Public Affairs Division
655 E. Third Street
San Bernardino, California 92415-0061
Telephone: (909) 387-3700