A person was killed Thursday afternoon when a vehicle crashed into the Whitewater River off Highway 111 north of Palm Springs.
Emergency crews were called about 12:45 pm. They arrived to find the car overturned and partially submerged in water in the river. One person was dead inside the vehicle.
Fatality Traffic Collision – Highway 111 north of Overture Rd in the unincorporated County area of Palm Springs. Read more: https://t.co/OrsAyHpPFn #HighwayIncident
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No other information was immediately available. The CHP is investigating.