Riverside Fire Department

Adams Incident

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Incident Name: Adams Incident

Date Reported: 06/26/2019

Time Reported: 2232 Hours

Incident Location: Adams and Camelia

Ward #: Ward 5 MacArthur

Type of Incident: Traffic Collision

Incident Number: RIV#19-018882

Control Time: 06/26/2019 at 2257 Hours

Fatalities: 1

Critical: 1

Moderate: 0

Minor: 0

Non Injury: 0

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Loss: 0

Save: 0


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    Chief Officer(s): 1

    Engine Companies: 1

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    Squad(s): 1

    Ambulance(s): 2

    Firefighter(s): 5

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    The City of Riverside Fire Department responded to a report of a traffic collision involving a vehicle versus a motorcycle at the intersection of Adams and Camelia. Based on information coming in from fire dispatch regarding the severity of the collision, an additional rescue squad and a Battalion Chief was dispatched to respond with 1 Engine Company and a AMR Ambulance. The first due Engine Company arrived to find a motorcycle with two riders down in the street. City of Riverside firefighters began assessing a male and a female patient, both riders of the motorcycle. The female patient, believed to be in her late teens or early twenties, was dead at the scene. The male patient, believed to be in his twenties was suffering from critical injuries. He was treated by Riverside firefighter paramedics, as well as personnel from AMR Ambulance. The male patient was transported in critical condition to an area hospital. The motorcycle appeared to have been struck from behind by another vehicle. The driver of the vehicle was un-injured, and remained at the scene.

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  • AMR
  • RPD

  • Incident Commander: Battalion Chief Jeff DeLaurie

    Prepared By: Battalion Chief Jeff DeLaurie

    Date / Time Posted: 06/26/2019

    Information Center: 951.826.5321