Motorcyclist injured in Palm Desert DUI crash

POSTED: 03:32 PM PDT May 12, 2013    UPDATED: 03:30 PM PDT May 12, 2013 
PALM DESERT, Calif. -

Palm Desert Police say a motorcycle crashed at the intersection of Gerald Ford Dr. and Pacific Dr. Saturday night just after 10:00.

Police say the motorcycle drove up onto the center median, collided with a large rock and the rider was ejected off the motorcycle.

Jesus Salinas, age 33 from Corona, suffered moderate injuries and was taken to a local hospital for treatment.

Investigators believe alcohol was a factor in the crash.

Anyone with information about this incident is urged to contact the Palm Desert Police Department at 760-836-1600 or anonymously through Crime Stoppers at 760-341-STOP (7867).