The Riverside County Coroner's office said Saturday that 28-year-old Melissa Bernal of Riverside, and 7-year-old Aniya Mitchell of Corona died when a sedan smashed into the bus stop bench, hitting four people who were waiting for a bus.
Another man and woman were hospitalized in critical condition.
Riverside police Lt. Mark Rossi said one of the injured is the 30-year-old mother of the girl who was killed.
The Los Angeles Times reports ( http://lat.ms/VoTLnE) that the 45-year-old driver of the Kia sedan was taken to a police station for questioning, but there was no immediate indication he was under the influence of drugs or alcohol.
Information from: Los Angeles Times, http://www.latimes.com