Pedestrian Killed in Indio

Ben Schenk

Police warnng at an accident scene with a badly damaged car

Pedestrian Killed in Indio

CREATED Jan. 27, 2012

INDIO - A woman crossing a busy Indio street is dead after she was struck by a motorcycle and then a car.

According to Indio Police's Ben Guitron the accident was reported just before 8 p.m. Thursday night on Indio Boulevard between Biskra Street and Arabia Street.

Police are saying 44 year old Brigette Jasso of Indio  was walking across the street when she was struck by a motorcylcist and then two women in a car. The motorcyclist was rushed to Desert Regional Hospital, his condition is unknown at this time. The two women were only shaken up by the incident and are cooperating with investigators.

Westbound lanes of Indio Boulevard were shutdown for hours as police pieced together the accident. They have since reopened.

No word yet if alcohol or drugs were a factor in this fatal accident.