Teresa Herrera Fatal Indio Crash on Interstate 10 Freeway, Jefferson Street

 Teresa Herrera Fatal Indio Crash on Interstate 10 Freeway, Jefferson Street

Woman, 35, Killed in Indio Crash is Identified

INDIO, Calif. (Dec. 28, 2023) — Teresa Herrera, 35, of Desert Hot Springs, died in a crash on Christmas Eve on the Interstate 10 Freeway at the Jefferson Street on-ramp in Indio.

The collision occurred at around 2:05 a.m. on Dec. 24th in the westbound lanes of the I-10 Freeway, according to the Riverside County Sheriff Coroner.

The woman was traveling in a car driven by a 27-year-old Palm Springs man. The driver reportedly lost control and crashed the vehicle into a concrete barrier on the freeway. Teresa Herrera was thrown out of the car and died at the scene.

Meanwhile, the man driving the vehicle was transported to a hospital with serious injuries.

Finally, investigators from the CHP’s Indio station are working to determine if alcohol was a factor in the collision.


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