Traffic accident on N. Circle Drive, Wednesday morning Nov. 1.
Photo by Jenny Kirchner

According to witnesses and the California Highway Patrol website incident information, Ryan Nick Smith, 24 of Pine Cove, was involved in a solo traffic collision in his black 2004 Suzuki at approximately 2:20 a.m. Wednesday morning, Nov. 1 on North Circle Drive near intersection with River Dr.

Smith was transported with injuries to Desert Regional Medical Center by Idyllwild Fire Department.