According to Riverside County Sheriff’s Sgt. Patrick Carroll, on Friday, April 18, 2014 officers from the Palm Desert Police Department responded to the area of E. Hovley and Carlotta Drive, Palm Desert, in reference to a single vehicle traffic collision. The investigation revealed a Nissan Sentra was traveling east on E. Hovley Lane near Carlotta Drive when the driver lost control of his vehicle, striking the center median, and ultimately crashing into a palm tree.
The driver was identified as Antonio Orozco, age 40 of Palm Desert. Orozco sustained minor injuries and was transported to a local hospital for treatment. It is believed alcohol played a role in this collision and D.U.I. charges will be sought against Orozco out of custody due to injuries he sustained in the collision.
Palm Desert Station Significant Incident Report for Monday, April 14, 2014
4/14/2014 — Total calls for Service 147 Palm Desert: 0215 hours – Officers arrested Willie Mack, age 39 of Los Angeles, for DUI at Highway 111 and Town Center. File #T14 104 0008 (AM) 1500 hours
Palm Desert Station Significant Incident Report for Sunday, April 13, 2014
Total calls for Service 96 Palm Desert: 0848 hours – Officers responded to the intersection of Fred Waring Drive and Desert Breezes, in reference to a non-injury hit and run traffic collision. Lexi Conrad, age 18 from Coto De Caza California, was arrested for driving while intoxicated and hit and run. File #T14 103 0020 (RH).