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3 fatal off-road collisions

(Tragedy in the desert)…Three off-road fatalities were reported last week.

The first involved a 16-year-old teen. The collision was reported in the Glamis area. The boys name is not being released because of his age. At 1:22 Friday afternoon a head-on collision between an off-road vehicle and a Razor was reported. It was occurred in the Sand Dunes near Glamis. 36-year-old Eric Sweetland of Wildomar suffered fatal injuries. Saturday a single vehicle collision was reported at around 5:30 in the evening. It occurred in the sand dunes at Gordon’s Well. A 35-year-old man from Mesa, Arizona suffered fatal injuries. Autopsies on all three victims will be conducted Tuesday. The California Highway Patrol is investigating all three collisions.