Katherine Loarie Killed in Traffic Accident

March 15, 2023

Joshua Tree Crash Kills 1, Injures 3

Two vehicles collided in Joshua Tree on Saturday afternoon, leaving one person dead and three injured.

The collision took place at 12:23 p.m. on March 11th on Highway 62.

According to reports, Katherine Loarie was driving a Nissan when she pulled out and made a left turn in front of a pickup truck.

This caused the truck to crash into the driver’s side of the Nissan.

Sadly, Loarie died at the scene. Her passenger was treated at Desert Regional Medical Center with major injuries.

In addition, both occupants of the truck were transported to Hi-Desert Medical Center with moderate injuries.

An active investigation remains underway.

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.

You can reach Avian Law Group at (888) 231-3513.

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