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Posted on: November 26, 2022

[ARCHIVED] Major Injury Traffic Collision

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Riverside County Sheriff's Department Press Release

Reporting Deputy: Sergeant Kyle LaFond

File # LA223300021


On Saturday, November 26, 2022, La Quinta deputies responded to a major injury traffic collision involving a vehicle and a bicycle just before 10:30 am. The collision occurred on Eisenhower Drive, south of Coachella Drive in the city of La Quinta. The bicyclist was transported to a local hospital with major injuries that are considered life threatening. The driver of the vehicle remained at the scene and is cooperating with the investigation. The cause of the collision is still under investigation. At this time, deputies do not believe drugs or alcohol were factors in the collision.

Anyone with information on this collision is encouraged to call Deputy Yoo of the Thermal Station by calling 760-863-8990.

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