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Press Release: DUI Traffic Collision
Agency: Palm Desert Police
Station Area: Palm Desert
Written Date: December 1, 2017 Time: 8:30 PM
Incident Date: December 1, 2017 Time: 6:19 PM
Incident Location: Monterey Ave. and Dick Kelly Dr., Palm Desert
Reporting Officer: Sergeant Francisco Velasco
File Number(s): T173350147


On Friday, December 1, 2017 at approximately 6:19 PM, officers from the Palm Desert Police Department responded to a traffic accident at the intersection of Monterey Ave. and Dick Kelly Dr., in the city of Palm Desert, where a van had collided with a travel trailer being towed by a truck. The driver of the van, David Waldschmidt, age 70 of Cathedral City, was arrested for DUI. No injuries were sustained by all involved. 

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