Apple Valley Fatal Accident


Just before 12:00am on Thursday, San Bernardino County Fire, and Apple Valley Fire Protection District along with CHP responded to reports of a two vehicle traffic accident on Interstate 15 near Stoddard Wells Road. Upon arrival they found a Toyota pick up truck rear ended a semi truck. The pick up was well involved with fire.  The occupant of the Toyota was trapped inside. Fire crews extinguished the fire, and determined the party trapped was deceased. There were no injuries reported for the driver of the semi truck. Fire crews were later called back out to the scene to extricate the body. It required and extended and technical extrication to remove the body. CHP will be handling the investigation.