2 Dead in Traffic Accident on Date Palm Drive

CATHEDRAL CITY, CA (September 13, 2022) – On Sunday morning, Martin Marquez and Jason Paige died following a crash on Ramon Road.

The incident happened on September 4th at approximately 8:30 a.m., per initial reports.

According to the Cathedral City Fire Department, one vehicle was driving northbound on Date Palm Drive and crossed over into the southbound lanes for reasons unknown.

Furthermore, one vehicle was unable to avoid the wreckage and crashed head-on. As a result, the crash claimed the lives of Marquez and Paige.

Both directions of the roadway were temporarily shutdown to allow for cleanup and preliminary duties, but has since been reopened.

No other information was provided. Any witnesses are encouraged to contact the Cathedral City police at 760-770-0300 or Coachella Valley Crime Stoppers at 760-341-STOP.

No words can mend the broken hearts and sorrow felt during this delicate moment. Deepest condolences and sympathies are with the family and friends of the victims.

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