Ammunition Goes Off During Car Fire with Gun Inside after Crash / Chino 7.10.20


CHINO – California Highway Patrol along with Chino Valley Fire Department received multiple 911 calls of a single-vehicle traffic accident with the vehicle catching fire northbound 71 fwy just before Riverside Drive. The owner of the vehicle was able to make it out with some minor injuries and he did advise that he had a loaded gun inside the vehicle. You can hear ammunition going off inside the car as it’s on fire. Chino Valley Fire Department had knockdown within 25 minutes of the call going out. Unknown at this time what led up to the accident or if the owner of the vehicle was speeding or if alcohol played a factor. California Highway Patrol is going to be handling the investigation into the accident and the loaded weopon.