Hit-and-Run on Miles Avenue Left Motorcyclist Critically Injured

INDIO, CA (January 19, 2022) – A hit-and-run on the Jefferson Street intersection left two people injured Tuesday evening.

The incident occurred around 5:15 p.m., and involved a vehicle and a motorcycle on Jefferson Street and Miles Avenue intersection.

According to the investigators, two vehicles stopped following the collision while another car drove by and struck the motorcyclist.

However, the third motorist, believed to be in a dark gray pickup, fled the scene before the authorities arrived. Authorities stated that the motorcyclist is currently in critical condition while the second person suffered minor injuries.

In the end, Indio Officials closed the area near the intersection to investigate.

Thousands of people are injured each year due to reckless driving. If you’re behind the wheel, pay full attention to the road and your surroundings. Do not engage in any non-driving activity which creates a potential distraction. You can help prevent an accident by abiding by all traffic laws and observing safety precautions.

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