Riverside Police Department
Press Release


For Immediate Release

Date December 16, 2002
Contact Sergeant Randy Eggleston
Phone (909) 826-5237
Fax (909) 351-6051


Major Injury Collision

Riverside - At approximately 5:17pm on December 16, 2002, officers responded to Linden St between Rustin and Iowa to assist UCR PD on a major injury collision. The initial investigation revealed that an 8 yr old juvenile male was crossing Linden northbound between Rustin and Iowa when he was struck by a 1991 Toyota Pick-up that was traveling westbound on Linden.

AMR personnel transported the 8 yr old juvenile to RCRMC where he was treated for his injuries. He is currently listed in “guarded” condition after sustained a broken femur and head injury. The driver of the Toyota was not injured.

Officers from the Major Accident Investigation Team responded the scene to conduct further investigation into the collision.