A 67-year-old local man perished following a collision at the intersection of Sunrise Way and Techevah Drive.
Palm Springs, CA, October 13, 2021 — William Merinko has been identified by authorities as the deceased victim in a collision that occurred on October 12 in Palm Springs. William Merinko, a 67-year-old local resident, was involved in a collision involving two vehicles at the intersection of Sunrise Way and Techevah Drive. The collliions, which took place at about 10:20 p.m., reportedly threw the man from the car. First-responders arrived and took him to Desert Regional Medical Center. Sadly, he passed away from his injuries by early the next morning. The driver of the other car also received injuries described as minor and taken for treatment. A DUI is not suspected to be involved but the Palm Springs Police Department is investigating the case to determine the cause of the tragic crash.
We extend our deepest condolences to the friends and family of William Merinko during this very difficult time.
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