Deadly Two-Vehicle Crash in Palm Desert

January 16, 2023

One Killed in Palm Desert Traffic Accident

Two vehicles collided in Palm Desert Friday morning, which resulted in the death of one person. 

It was around 2:30 a.m. when the accident took place at Country Club Drive and Cook Street. 

One person became trapped inside of a vehicle and sadly died despite the life-saving measures of paramedics. 

Another person sustained minor injuries but declined medical treatment. 

Several lanes of the roadway were shut down for a period of time as investigators worked at the scene. 

Further details will be provided once an investigation is concluded.

Tips for after accident procedures:

  • Take photos of the accident 
  • If possible, get your vehicle out of the roadway to avoid future collisions 
  • Call 911 if anybody is injured 
  • File a police report 
  • Contact your insurance   

If you suffered injuries in a motor vehicle accident you are entitled to compensation. Contact a personal injury attorney today to avoid any legal pitfalls. 

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