2 Killed, 1 Injured in Fiery Car Accident on 15 Freeway near Kenwood Avenue

Cajon Pass Crash
2 Killed in Cajon Pass Crash on I-15 near Kenwood Avenue

San Bernardino, California (June 26, 2023) – Two people were killed in a fiery multi-car crash that happened on Monday morning near the Cajon Pass.

The deadly crash occurred on northbound Interstate 15 near the Kenwood Avenue exit at around 3:49 a.m., according to the California Highway Patrol.

A white Toyota Highlander, a white Nissan Versa and a black Buick Verano were involved in the accident.

According to preliminary investigation, the Toyota and the Nissan collided on the freeway in unclear circumstances. A short time later, the Buick rear-ended the stopped Nissan, causing it to burst into flames.

Two people were pronounced dead at the accident scene. Their identities were not immediately disclosed.

One person was transported to the hospital with unknown injuries.

The California Highway Patrol Inland Office is investigating the accident.