Joseph Birney of La Mesa dies in fatal Riverside County car crash on Highway 74 – Friday, September 3, 2021

Riverside County Car Crash Death of 74-year-old Joseph Birney of La Mesa – Obituary

74-year-old Joseph Birney of La Mesa has died in a fatal Riverside County car crash that occurred on Highway 74 on Friday, September 3, 2021. It happened at about 8:38 p.m. when the vehicle Joseph was driving went over the side of Highway 74.

Joseph was pronounced dead at the scene of the wreck at about 8:38 p.m. Police say they located the vehicle 200 feet off the side of the highway.

Officials faced difficulties removing the box truck from the scene, saying it was in a precarious position.

Source: DesertSun