William Armstrong Dead, Another Injured in Palm Springs Car Accident
Palm Springs, CA (October 22, 2020) – On Wednesday, 73-year-old William Armstrong of Palm Springs died and another driver was injured in a multi-car crash on Ramon Road and Kirk Douglas Way.
A black Toyota pickup truck, a silver Mercedes Benz, and a white Lexus sedan were all involved in the multi-car crash.
Consequently, both the Toyota and the Mercedes Benz sustained extensive damages. The front end of the truck was torn off and the whole driver’s side of the car caved in.
On the other hand, the white sedan had a minor damage to the car’s front end.
Palm Springs Police Sgt. Arnold Galvan said the authorities took the injured driver to Desert Regional Medical Center. He is expected to survive.
Also, Galvan said another driver did not get injured in the incident.
Moreover, it is unknown if alcohol and drugs are a factor in the crash, as the authorities continue to investigate.
The Riverside County Coroner noted Armstrong died of his injuries at Desert Regional Medical Center.
Further, the authorities closed the following roads near the Palm Springs International Airport:
– Westbound Ramon from Gene Autry to Kirk Douglas
– Northbound Calle Santa Cruz from Calle Ricardo
– Eastbound Ramon from Calle Santa Cruz to Kurt Douglas
– Southbound Airport Center Drive at Kirk Douglas.
– Eastbound traffic is being diverted south on South Calle Santa Cruz and then back onto Ramon at South Oleander Road.
– Westbound traffic is being diverted north to Vista Chino.
We at Sweet Lawyers express our condolences to the bereaved of William Armstrong. May you find courage in this time of pain.
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