El Mirage, Calif. (VVNG.com) — Two people were killed and several others were injured following a head-on crash Friday night 1 ½ mile west of Sheep Creek Road.
At 9:47 p.m., personnel from the California Highway Patrol, San Bernardino County Fire, and AMR responded to the crash on El Mirage Road in front of the El Mirage Liquor Market & Gas store.
When emergency crews arrived they located a red car and a white car with major front-end damage. Two people from the white car were pronounced deceased on scene.
Three people from the red car sustained critical injuries and a fourth passenger only minor injuries.
El Mirage Road was shut down in both directions as Mercy Air and H82 helicopters landed. One person was flown to Antelope Valley Hospital and another person was flown to Loma Linda University Medical Center.
The third critically injured person was taken by ground ambulance to Antelope Valley Hospital, as well as the person with minor injuries.
The cause of the crash is under investigation by the California Highway Patrol.
The name of those deceased will be provided once next-of-kin has been notified.
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