Fatal Two-Vehicle Collision at Grapefruit Boulevard and Avenue 52 in Coachella
COACHELLA, CA (September 23, 2021) – One person was killed and another was hospitalized after being injured in a two-vehicle collision in Coachella on Thursday morning.
The 8 a.m. collision happened at the intersection of Grapefruit Boulevard and Avenue 52, according to the Cal Fire/Riverside County Fire Department.
Two vehicles are reported to have collided at the intersection for unknown reasons.
One person was pronounced dead at the scene of the accident.
1 Killed, 1 Hurt in Car Accident at Coachella Intersection
Another person required transport to the hospital for treatment of minor injuries.
The names of the victims of the accident were not immediately disclosed.
Grapefruit Boulevard between avenues 52 and 53 remained closed for an unknown duration as the officers processed the scene.
The cause of the accident is under investigation.
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