Riverside Police Department
Press Release


For Immediate Release

Date March 19, 2001
Contact Sergeant Don Taulli
Phone (909) 351-6050
Fax (909) 351-6038


Major Injury Collision

LOCATION   Tenth St. & Park Ave.
TIME:   4:02 p.m.
PEDESTRIAN:     2 1/2 year old female
Unknown internal injuries
Transported to Loma Linda University Hospital
DRIVER: Antonio Murguia 39 y.o.
Riverside, Ca.

Riverside, Ca. - At approximately 4:02 p.m., a 2 1/2 year old female darted from behind a parked vehicle and was struck by a vehicle traveling eastbound on Tenth St., west of Park Ave.  The child received moderate internal injuries and was transported by ambulance to the Loma Linda University Hospital.  The collision is still under investigation.  The driver was not cited.