(March 12, 2018) Joron Portis, 22, was killed late Saturday night after the vehicle he was travelling in crashed into a tree on McKinley Street in Corona.

Mr. Portis was pronounced dead on the scene, while another occupant of the vehicle was transported to a hospital for life-threatening injuries.

Authorities are still unsure of what caused the Mercedes-Benz to crash head-first into the tree, and are asking anyone that may have information about the accident to call (951) 817-5784.

We extend our deepest condolences to the family of the victim in this difficult time.

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