Car Crashes Through Palm Desert Storefront, One Person Seriously Injured

Car Crashes Through Palm Desert Storefront, One Person Seriously Injured

KMIR

Palm Desert, CA

One person was seriously injured today when an SUV crashed through a Palm Desert storefront.

The crash was reported at 11:19 a.m. at Giselle’s Boutique Thrift Store on San Pablo Avenue.

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Paramedics took one patient to a hospital for treatment of major injuries, according to April Newman of the Riverside County Fire Department. Sheriff’s Deputy Armando Munoz described the injured person as a "bystander.”

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The Riverside County Sheriff’s Department was overseeing the investigation. Drugs and alcohol did not appear to be contributing factors in the crash, Munoz said.