One Pronounced Dead after Pedestrian Collision on Portola Avenue

PALM DESERT, CA (May 15, 2023) – Thursday night, one victim was killed in a pedestrian accident on Alessandro Drive.

Authorities responded to the scene around 5:45 p.m., near Portola Avenue on May 4th after receiving multiple dispatch calls.

Per reports, the driver of a vehicle struck a pedestrian near the intersection. Medical personnel arrived and located the pedestrian with life-threatening injuries.

Paramedics eventually transported the pedestrian to a nearby hospital where they later succumbed to their injuries. Although, police have not yet released their name or place of residency.

Meanwhile, the driver that struck the victim stayed at the scene and cooperated with the officers. At this time, an active investigation to determine further information is still currently underway.

The team at Sweet James offers their warm and sincerest sympathies to the friends and family of the deceased victim. May you find comfort and strength during this difficult time.

If you know someone who has been killed in a pedestrian accident, don’t hesitate to contact Sweet James as soon as possible. They understand the death of a loved one is a devastating experience and can take a toll on your wellbeing. They will commit their resources and years of experience to bring justice for your loss. Their commitment and dedication are unbreakable and they will work with you during every step of the legal process. Call their hotline at 1-800-900-0000 to speak with one of their attorneys free of charge. For more accident news, click here.

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