65-Year-Old Woman Killed in Pedestrian Accident on Highway 74 in Palm Desert
Palm Desert, California (September 9, 2019) – A woman was killed in a pedestrian accident on Monday morning in Palm Desert.
According to a local news source, the accident happened at about 7:19 a.m. at Highway 74 and Hay Stack Road.
65-year-old Thereseem Smith was reportedly walking across a road in the area when she was hit by a pickup truck.
The woman, a resident of Palm Desert, was killed in the collision.
The 61-year-old Palm Desert man who was driving the pickup truck was seriously injured in the accident and was transported to a local hospital for treatment.
No further information regarding the fatal pedestrian accident was provided.
An investigation into the accident is underway.