The Latest: 3 who died after California rave are identified

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Posted: Aug 01, 2016 6:45 PM

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Latest on the deaths of three people who attended a California rave (all times local):

3:20 p.m.

Authorities have identified three people who died at hospitals after attending a weekend rave in Fontana, California.

The coroner's division of the San Bernardino County Sheriff's Department said Monday that all three were transported from the HARD Summer Music Festival at Auto Club Speedway to different hospitals for medical attention

Twenty-two-year-old Derek Lee of San Francisco died at 12:10 a.m. Sunday at Arrowhead Regional Medical Center.

Twenty-one-year-old Alyssa Dominguez of San Diego died at 2:10 a.m. Sunday at Kaiser Foundation Hospital of Fontana.

Twenty-two-year-old Roxanne Ngo of Chino Hills died at 3:04 a.m. Monday at Loma Linda University Medical Center.

The coroner's office says the cause of each death remains under investigation. The office notes the deaths are being investigated individually and are not believed to be related.

Earlier, a sheriff's spokeswoman said two deaths occurred Saturday and one on Sunday.

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2:47 p.m.

Authorities say three people died after attending a weekend rave in Fontana, California.

San Bernardino County Sheriff's Department spokeswoman Jodi Miller said Monday that nine people were transported from the HARD Summer Music Festival, and three were pronounced dead at local hospitals.

Two deaths occurred Saturday and one on Sunday. Miller says the cause of each death remains unknown.

The sheriff's coroner division plans to release names and ages of the deceased Monday afternoon.

The electronic dance music festival was held at an outdoor venue about 50 miles east of Los Angeles.