RIVERSIDE COUNTY, CA — A single-vehicle crash was reported Tuesday afternoon on California Highway 79 near Brookfield Park in south Winchester, reports the California Highway Patrol.
The accident happened on the northbound lanes at Pourroy Road and was first reported by the CHP at 2:00 p.m.
According to authorities, a man in a white pickup truck was engaged in reckless driving prior to a crashing his vehicle.
The collision shut down three traffic lanes due to vehicle debris in the roadway.
It was unclear whether anyone was injured, but both an ambulance and a tow truck were en route to the scene.
The CHP traffic incident log also indicates the driver was chasing after his dog following the crash.
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