4 Hospitalized after Palm Desert Car Accident at Highway 111 and Portola Road
Palm Desert, California (October 24, 2019) – Four people were hospitalized Thursday night after a traffic accident involving four vehicles in Palm Desert, authorities said.
The wreck took place at around 8:40 p.m. Thursday, October 24 at Highway 111 and Portola Road.
An officer was conducting a traffic stop to a possible DUI driver speeding down Highway 111. The motorist did not stop and kept speeding southbound on Portola. Moments later, the suspect's vehicle collided with three other vehicles on the highway.
A total of four people, including the suspect, were taken to local hospitals for treatment of their injuries.
An investigation into the accident is underway.