Pedestrian hit and killed by car in Palm Springs
Coroner Says 84 year old woman from British Columbia is victim
An 84 year old woman was killed Tuesday night while crossing South Palm Canyon Drive in Palm Springs and hit by a car.
The accident was reported just before 6:00 p.m. at South Palm Canyon Drive near Avenida Palmera and Sonora Road.
Palm Springs Police spokesperson Mike Kovaleff confirms that the pedestrian died on scene after being hit by a car. Police and emergency crews shut down the intersection for hours while they investigated the accident. It does not appear that drugs or alcohol were a factor, says Palm Springs Police.
The identity of the woman has not been released at this time.
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