The passenger of a car hit head-on in the Barona Ranch Indian Reservation suffered fatal injuries, the California Highway Patrol reported today.
A southbound 2007 Ford Expedition crossed the parallel yellow lines at 15050 Wildcat Canyon Road at 6:39 p.m. Saturday and struck a northbound car head-on, according to the CHP.
Media reports indicated the Expedition was a Barona Tribal Enforcement vehicle.
The passenger was transported to a hospital and was pronounced dead. The driver of the Expedition was also treated at a hospital with cuts to his right arm, the CHP said.
Drugs and alcohol were not believed to be a factor, the CHP said.
A spokeswoman for Barona Tribal Enforcement was not available when City News Service attempted to contact her.
—City News Service