San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department

Press Release

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

Summary

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

 

Case No.141602314

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