VICTORVILLE, Calif. (VVNG.com) — One person was killed following a single vehicle traffic accident Friday afternoon.
It happened at about 5:54 pm, on Mariposa Road, just north of Nisqualli Road in Victorville.
Firefighters with San Bernardino County Fire responded to the scene and located the vehicle down in a wash approximately 20 feet off the roadway.
An occupant inside the vehicle was pronounced deceased at the scene by emergency personnel.
Based on preliminary reports, the vehicle, a black Corvette, was heading southbound on Mariposa Road when for reasons still unknown the driver lost control and crossed over northbound lanes. The vehicle left the roadway and crashed into a flood control channel.
The official cause of the crash remains under investigation by the Victorville Police Department.