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Press Release: DUI Injury Traffic Collision
Agency: Rancho Mirage Police
Station Area: Palm Desert
Written Date: 01/15/2018 Time:  3:30 AM
Incident Date: 01/15/2018 Time: 12:19 AM
Incident Location: Southbound Bob Hope Dr. X Highway 111, Rancho Mirage
Reporting Officer: Sergeant Clayton Hughes
File Number(s): S180150002

Details:

Officers from the Rancho Mirage Police Department responded to a report of a single vehicle accident on southbound Bob Hope Dr., and the intersection of Hwy 111, in the city of Rancho Mirage.  Upon arrival, they found 2013 Honda Civic facing north in the southbound lanes of Bob Hope Dr. It appeared the vehicle had collided with at least three palm trees in the center median, causing minor damage to some irrigation pipes. The driver of the vehicle was located inside the car, in the driver’s seat.  The driver was identified as Anna Christina Tames, 23 of Palm Desert. She was alone in the vehicle, unresponsive and bleeding from the head.  Riverside County Fire Department units arrived and gave medical treatment.  Due to her injuries, Tames was transported to Desert Regional Medical Center, where she was admitted to the hospital.  During the course of the investigation, she admitted to drinking and driving.  She submitted to a PAS test and her preliminary blood alcohol level was .235%.  Upon her arrest for DUI, she submitted to a blood test.  Based on her injuries, and being admitted to the hospital, Tames was issued a citation to appear at court.

The investigation is still ongoing and the Riverside County Sheriff’s Department encourages anyone with information about the traffic collision to contact Officer Adonis Glasper of the Rancho Mirage Police Department at 760-836-1600, or Crime Stoppers at 760-341-STOP (7867).

 

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