Fatal Palm Desert Crash on Washington Street
One person was killed as the result of a two-vehicle collision on Wednesday evening, November 3rd.
The deadly crash occurred in Palm Desert just before 8:24 p.m.
It is unclear, however, what led to the two vehicles colliding.
The unidentified person died at the scene and two other people involved sustained minor to moderate injuries.
Additionally, authorities also shut down the southbound side of Washington Street for a period of time.
More details will be released once an investigation is concluded.
In the U.S. one’s odds of dying in a car accident is around 1 in 107.
If your injuries are caused by the negligence of a third party you may be entitled to compensation. In the event of a death, families may be entitled to wrongful death benefits.
It is also important to remember that in the state of California a person involved in a car accident who has sustained injuries has to file a claim within two years of the accident.
If you or a loved one need legal help following an accident, contact JT Legal Group at (888) 529-3111.