SALTON CITY — Two people suffered major injuries in a vehicle accident Tuesday afternoon on Highway 86 near here.
The accident occurred at 3:53 p.m. in the southbound lanes of Highway 86 just north of Navy Base Road, according to a press release from the California Highway Patrol.
The press release states a sport-utility vehicle driven by Roy Benmoshe, 21, of Yuma, was parked along the asphalt highway shoulder.
A pickup driven by S. Cervantes, 25, of Bermuda Dunes struck the back of Benmoshe's vehicle.
The press release states Benmoshe's vehicle overturned several times as it was pushed forward. The vehicle came to rest on its roof. He suffered moderate injuries.