Early Morning Collision with Semi Truck in Palm Desert Ends in Fatality
PALM DESERT, CA (May 25, 2019) – One person was killed following a traffic collision involving a semi truck early Saturday morning in Palm Desert.
The collision happened just after 1:00 a.m. along the westbound lanes of 10 Freeway at Washington Street.
CHP officials responded to the scene and located the semi truck and a sedan on the right shoulder. A body was also found lying in lanes.
Paramedics attempted life-saving measures, but the unidentified victim was pronounced dead at the scene.
All freeway lanes were shut down for the investigation. Traffic was being diverted off at Jefferson Street.
No additional information was provided at this time. We will continue to update this post as new details are released.
During this delicate time, we would like to extend our deepest condolences to the loved ones and friends of the victim.
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