Fatal Traffic Collision


Reporting Deputy: Sergeant LaFond

File # LA232400063


On Monday, August 28, 2023, La Quinta deputies responded to a single-vehicle, major-injury traffic collision involving a golf cart just after 6:00 p.m. The collision occurred at the intersection of Trilogy Parkway and Desert Rose Drive, in the city of La Quinta. The driver of the golf cart was pronounced deceased at the scene. The cause of the traffic collision is still under investigation and the name of the deceased will be released by the Coroner’s Bureau. At this time, it is unknown if drugs or alcohol were factors in the collision.

Anyone with information on this collision is encouraged to call Deputy Moore at the Thermal Sheriff’s Station by calling (760) 863-8990.

For media inquiries regarding this incident please contact the Media Information Bureau.

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