Authorities have released the identity of the victim
Sheila Bloesel, 45, of Corona was killed when she crashed the SUV she was driving just south of Lake Street, the Riverside County Coroner’s Office reported this afternoon.
According to the report, Bloesel was not wearing a safety belt.
Bloesel lost control, rolled the SUV, and was ejected from the vehicle, the coroner’s office reported.
The injury was reported at 8:30 a.m.; Bloesel was pronounced dead at 8:50 a.m., according to the coroner’s office.
Bloesel was traveling with a passenger who sustained minor to moderate injuries in the crash, according to an earlier report from Cal Fire/Riverside County Fire Department.
The solo-vehicle vehicle wreck caused a major traffic backup on the 15 Freeway through Lake Elsinore and Corona, the CHP reported this morning.