Woman Nearly Drowns In Rancho Mirage
An elderly woman reportedly suffered mild to moderate injuries in a near-drowning Thursday in Rancho Mirage, a Riverside County Fire Department spokeswoman said.
Firefighters rushed to a location in the 30 block of Evening Star Drive at 4:46 p.m. after receiving a call about a drowning at a home near the Thunderbird Country Club, said spokeswoman Jody Hagemann. They treated the woman at the scene, she said.
"She was alert and conscious when she was transported to a hospital," Hagemann said.
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