Serious Injury Traffic Collision
For Immediate Release
March 27, 2018
SERIOUS INJURY TRAFFIC COLLISION
CORONA, CA– On Saturday, March 24, 2018, at approximately 3:02 p.m., the Corona Police Department, and the Corona Fire Department responded to a traffic collision involving a single motorcyclist down at the intersection of Promenade Avenue and Roosevelt Street.
An off-duty Firefighter stopped to render aid to the down motorcycle rider who before the accident was traveling eastbound on Promenade Avenue. Upon arrival, Paramedics with the Corona Fire Department and American Medical Response took over the patient’s care. Matthew Levario, a 23-year-old Norco resident, was transported by ambulance to a local hospital with serious injuries and remains in critical condition.
The cause of this collision is under investigation by the Corona Police Department’s Collision Response Team. It has yet to be determined if drugs or alcohol were a factor in this collision. No other vehicles are believed to be involved.
Both directions of Promenade Avenue between Cresta Road and Collett Avenue were closed for several hours to complete the investigation.
If you have any information regarding this traffic collision, please contact Officer Timothy Najmulski at 951-817-5844 or by emailing him at Timothy.Najmulski@CoronaCA.gov.
About the City of Corona: Corona is located adjacent to Orange County California at the junction of the 91 and 15 freeways with a population of more than 160,000 residents. For more information regarding the City of Corona visit www.CoronaCA.gov.
Officer Tobias Kouroubacalis
Public Information Officer
Corona Police Department