Desiray Ramirez, a 22 year old woman from Cathedral City, has been killed in a single vehicle crash in Indio Hills.
She was driving a 2020 Nissan Altima southbound on Dillon Road near Berdoo Canyon Road, which is north of Fantasy Springs Casino.
It was just before 9 in the morning on Wednesday September 29th.
Another woman was in the passenger seat.
Ramirez drove onto the northbound side of the street to pass a slower moving vehicle in front of her.
But there was a vehicle heading northbound.
To avoid a head-on crash, Ramirez made a sharp turning movement to the right and lost control of the Altima, the car hit ths shoulder, and rolled over several times.
Ramirez was near wearing a seatbelt; neither was her passenger.
Both were ejected. Ramirez was killed.
The passenger was airlifted to Desert Regional Medical Center, with major injuries.
Cooperation between air rescue service and emergency medical service on the ground. Paramedic is pulling stretcher with patient to the ambulance car.
Photo by Alpha Media USA Portland OR