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Press Release: Fatal Traffic Collision
Agency: Riverside County Sheriff’s Department
Station Area: Palm Desert
Written Date: December 18, 2019 Time: 8:00 PM
Incident Date: December 18, 2019 Time: 5:19 PM
Incident Location: Highway 111 s/of Frank Sinatra Drive., Rancho Mirage
Reporting Officer: Sergeant Jose Tijerina
File Number(s): S193520044

Details:

On Wednesday, December 18, 2019 at 5:19 PM, Deputies from the Riverside County Sheriff Department, responded to the area of Highway 111 south of Frank Sinatra Drive, Rancho Mirage regarding a major injury traffic collision.  Preliminary investigation revealed the vehicle was traveling southbound Highway 111 when the vehicle collided with a pedestrian in the roadway.  The pedestrian was pronounced deceased at the scene.  The motorist remained at the scene and cooperated with deputies.  At this time, alcohol and/ or drugs do not appear to be a factor.  The identification of the pedestrian will be pending the notification of the next of kin.  The investigation to determine the cause of the collision is ongoing. 

Anyone with any information regarding the collision or has further information is urged to contact Deputy Nicole Wilhite from the Palm Desert Station Traffic Team at (760) 836 1600.

Citizens may also submit a tip using the Sheriff's CrimeTips online form.

 

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