At least one person died Wednesday in a multi-vehicle crash involving a motorcycle on the Riverside (91) Freeway in Riverside, according to the California Highway Patrol.
The crash took place on the westbound 91 at Pierce Street about 5 a.m., the CHP reported.
It was not immediately clear if the deceased was the motorcyclist. There was also no immediate word on any other injuries.
The name, gender and age of the deceased will be withheld pending notification of next of kin.
A SigAlert was issued by the CHP at 5:41 a.m.
The crash temporarily shut down the carpool and number one lanes, the CHP reported. The freeway was cleared at 8:17 a.m., the CHP said.