Written by AARON CASTREJON
CLAREMONT - One person was declared dead on arrival after a vehicle crashed below Mt. Baldy Road Wednesday.
The crash on Mt. Baldy Road at North Padua Avenue was dispatched to firefighters at 4:43 p.m. May 13.
Firefighters will be working a difficult extrication due to the distance the vehicle crashed and the terrain.
Written by AARON CASTREJON | CityWatch Editor
CLAREMONT - Police and the county coroner are investigating a dead body discovered along Mt. Baldy Road Sunday morning.
Claremont Police became aware of the body after the California Highway Patrol transferred a 9-1-1 call around 9:48 a.m. The body was found about 100 feet over the side of the road, according to Lt. Mike Ciszek of the Claremont Police Department.
The body was near the Potato Mountain Trailhead.
A vehicle was parked near where the body was located, but Ciszek did not know if the vehicle was connected.
It is unclear if any foul play is suspected.
The body has yet to be identified.