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Salton Sea - ATV Crash


Last updated 12/21/2015 at 3:22am

The rider of an all-terrain vehicle suffered major injuries following a crash in an area near the Salton Sea, according to authorities.

Riverside County Fire Department say a four-wheel-drive vehicle was sent to get to the rider before transporting him to a waiting helicopter. The crash was reported around 4:18 p.m. in the area of Sea View Way and Avenue 70 in the community of Mecca.

The rider was taken to hospital for treatment of his injuries, no other details on the rider or how he crashed were immediately available.

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