Traffic Collision in Rancho Cucamonga 

Results in One Person Dead


San Bernardino County/Rancho Cucamonga Police Station responded to an unrgent call Friday, October 8, 2021, at 11:28 P.M of a traffic collision at Base Line Road and Elllena Way East, in Rancho Cucamonga.  

Through preliminary investigation, the responders determined that Driver 1 was traveling east on Base Line Road at Ellena Way East and merged into the left turn lane. Driver 2 was traveling west on Base Line Road approaching Ellena Way East. Driver 1 turned left into the intersection to head north on Ellena Way East, when Driver 2 collided into the passenger side of the vehicle.  

Also, Rancho Cucamonga Fire responders arrived at the scene to render medical aid. Driver 2 was transported by AMR Ambulance to Arrowhead Regional Medical Center with major injuries. Driver 2 succumbed to his injuries Monday, October 11, 2021.  

The two-vehicle collision is currently under investigation by the San Bernardino County Sheriff Major Accident Investigation Team (M.A.I.T). Anyone with any information regarding the collision is urged to contact the Rancho Cucamonga Police Department: SBC Sheriff Deputy Giovanni Coss Y Leon, at 909-477-2800, Case No. 112111259. 

Station: Rancho Cucamonga Station
10510 Civic Center Dr
Rancho Cucamonga, CA 91730

Emergency: 9-1-1
Non-emergencies: 909-477-2800

SHANNON D. DICUS, Sheriff-Coroner
San Bernardino County Sheriff-Coroner Department