April 23, 2024
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 Authorities have recognized three Escondido residents who had been killed in a three-vehicle collision this weekend that may have been attributable to dusty circumstances and poor visibility in Palm Springs.

The Riverside County coroner’s workplace recognized them on Monday as 32- year-old Yovani Aguilera Tapia, and 29-year-olds David Losacco and Millicent Lewis.

“As we prioritize the well-being of these injured and lengthen our help to the affected households throughout this difficult time, we remind all drivers to train warning and cling to protected driving practices, particularly when confronted with opposed climate circumstances,” the Palm Springs Police Division wrote in an announcement Monday.

Police mentioned officers responded at 2:48 p.m. Sunday to a report of a three-vehicle collision on North Gene Autry Path between Salvia Street and Through Escuela within the wash space.

Two automobiles touring north on Gene Autry slowed down because of “blowing sand,” however a 3rd car “did not decelerate, leading to a rear-end collision with one of many automobiles,” police mentioned.

The driving force and the 2 rear passengers in one of many automobiles had been fatally injured, in line with police.

The opposite individuals concerned within the wreck suffered minor to reasonable accidents and had been taken to a hospital, police mentioned. Investigators don’t suspect that medicine or alcohol had been an element within the crash.

Anybody with details about the wreck was urged to contact the division’s visitors division at 760-323-8125.

A windblown mud advisory was in impact till 8 a.m. Wednesday within the Coachella Valley, in line with the South Coast Air High quality Administration District.

–Metropolis Information Service