The Riverside County coroner today released the names of the front passengers in two cars that collided on Highway 74 in Pinyon, leaving both dead at the scene.
Jason Alexander, 25, of Palm Springs was the front passenger in one of the sedans, the coroner said.
Rosalinda Rossi, 58, of Palm Desert was the front passenger in the other sedan.
The collision occurred at about 1:30 p.m. Sunday on Highway 74 more than a mile from the Vista Point.
One person was flown by helicopter from the collision to a hospital with major injuries and another was transported to a hospital with moderate injuries, said Riverside County Fire Department spokeswoman Melody Hendrickson.
—City News Service