Bicyclist HIt and Killed at Busy Intersection
A fatal crash involving two vehicles and a bicyclist shut down a busy Rancho Mirage intersection Wednesday for several hours. The bicyclist died from injuries sustained in the crash. Police arrested one of the drivers under suspicion of DUI.Photo: Video by kmir6.com
RANCHO MIRAGE - A bicyclist has died at a Coachella Valley hospital after being hit by a vehicle in Cathedral City Wednesday afternoon.
According to the Riverside County Sheriff's Department, the crash near Da Vall Drive and Ramon Road happened about 12:15 p.m. and involved at least two vehicles and a bike rider.
Authorities closed the intersection of Ramon Road and Da Vall Drive, as well as surrounding routes. The road closures are as follows, and are expected to remain in place until 7 p.m. or 8 p.m. Wednesday: