2 San Diegans killed in crash near Indio
SAN DIEGO — Medical examiners in Riverside County Sunday said two San Diegans were killed in a crash on the 10 Freeway east of Indio.
Henry Gutierrez, 70, and Pamela Gutierrez, 64, both of San Diego, were inside a vehicle that crashed into the center divider of the westbound 10 Freeway near Chiriaco Summit, about 30 miles east of Indio, according to a coroner’s office report.
The California Highway Patrol received the first reports of the crash at 3:53 p.m. Saturday, and Riverside County Firefighters arrived three minutes later, said Jody Hagemann of the Riverside County Fire Department.
At least one of the car’s occupants had to be cut out of the vehicle by firefighters.