Multi-Vehicle Major Injury Crash Shuts Down Palm Springs Roadway

Multi-Vehicle Major Injury Crash Shuts Down Palm Springs Roadway

Martín Di Felice

Palm Springs, CA

A multi-vehicle injury crash was reported in Palm Springs this afternoon.

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The accident involving four to five vehicles happened about 3:15 p.m. at Palm Canyon Drive and Vista Chino. Some of the vehicles’ occupants reportedly suffered major injuries, though the exact number of victims was unclear.

According to one of the drivers, a black vehicle attempted to turn left onto Palm Canyon, when a white car sped through the intersection to beat a yellow/red light and hit the black vehicle, causing it to spin into two other vehicles. They say the driver who was hit suffered serious injuries from the collision.

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Police shut down Vista Chino between Palm Canyon and Indian Canyon drives and advised motorists to avoid the area until they conclude their investigation into the crash.