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Two Injured in Interstate 10 Crash Between Desert Center and Blythe

The crash was reported on the 10 near Ford Dry Lake at 7:25 a.m. March 15 as a traffic collision, cut and rescue.

Two people were injured Friday morning in a crash on eastbound Interstate 10, east of Palm Desert between Desert Center and Blythe, according to Cal Fire.

The crash was reported on the 10 near Ford Dry Lake at 7:25 a.m. March 15 as a traffic collision, cut and rescue, Melody Hendrickson of Cal Fire-Riverside County said in a statement.

"The first arriving engine company reported a solo vehicle 500 feet off the road," Hendrickson said. "Two patients will be transported to area hospitals, one major via Native Air ambulance and one minor via Blythe ambulance."

Agencies that responded included the California Highway Patrol and Chuckawalla State Prison. The cause of the crash was being investigated.

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