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Bicyclist suffers life-threatening injuries after car crash in La Quinta


The Riverside County Sheriff's Department responded to a major injury crash involving a car and a bicycle Saturday morning in La Quinta.

The crash was reported just before 10:30 a.m. on Eisenhower Drive, south of Coachella Drive.

The bicyclist was taken to the hospital with life-threatening injuries.

The driver stayed at the scene and is cooperating with the investigation. The cause of the crash is still under investigation.

At this time, deputies do not believe drugs or alcohol were factors in the crash.

Anyone with information on this incident is encouraged to call Deputy Yoo of the Thermal Station by calling 760-863-8990.

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