Rash Of Weekend Crashes In The Desert

Two people were hurt in a rollover crash in Indio Saturday afternoon August 21st.

It happened around 1:30 in the afternoon near Avenue 44 and Sola Street.

Rescue teams had to extricate the 2 victims from the cars.


Several hours later, one person was killed, 3 others hurt in a head-on crash Saturday night August 21st in Indio.

The crash happend just minutes before 9 p-m on Dillon road near Fargo Canyon Road.


Early Sunday August 22nd, 4 vehicles collided just before 1 in the morning near North Indian Canyon Drive and Dillon road in Desert Hot Springs, leaving 2 people hurt.


Two people were hurt on the westbound side of I-10 near Indian Canyon Drive around 7 o’clock Sunday night August 22nd.

Two cars were involved and both caught fire, closing all lanes of the freeway, and triggering a Sig Alert from the CHP.

By 9:15 Sunday night, the incident had been cleared and all lanes reopened.



Emergency responders rush to the scene of an emergency.

Photo from Alpha Media Portland OR