Riverside County Fire says two people suffered major injuries following a morning crash in Mecca. It was reported just after 6:00am on Highway 86, just south of Avenue 62.
The two cars hit head-on resulting in two people being trapped in their cars. Firefighters were able to free the victims; both suffering major injuries.
Emergency crews sent victims to nearby hospitals: one by ground ambulance and the other by air.
The cause of the crash is under investigation.