Vehicle collision on Washington Street and Avenue 41 in Palm Desert injures two people
According to a local news report, on Friday afternoon, April 20th, 2018, at approximately 2:55 pm, a car collision occurred on Washington Street and Avenue 41 in Palm Desert injuring two people.
Furthermore, the vehicles involved in the collision were identified as a commercial truck and an SUV, the report mentioned.
As mentioned, the local firefighters responded to the scene and found two people trapped in the wreckage.
The two victims in the wreckage were transported to a local hospital through ground transportation with minor to moderate injuries after they were extricated, mentioned the officials.
It is unknown at this time if alcohol and or drugs were a factor in this incident.
Several lanes of traffic were blocked as authorities worked to clear the accident and a tow truck was required for the vehicles involved in the accident, as stated by authorities.
Authorities have not yet released any information on the injured party at this time.
Currently, this incident is under review in an ongoing investigation by the authorities, and further details will be reviewed and released to the public as it is determined.
We of the May Firm extend our deepest condolences to the victims affected by this unfortunate traffic accident. Our hearts sink upon hearing news of this accident and will keep the victims in our hearts and prayers.
If you ever find yourself involved in a trucking accident, you definitely have to report the accident. First contact the local police or the California Highway Patrol. Next, contact your insurance agent or company. Ask for their help in filling out forms and reports of the accident. After that, report to the the incident California Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV). Of course, call a truck accident lawyer at The May Firm at 1-844-MAYFIRM for any legal questions you may have.