San Bernardino coronerNEEDLES, CA – A Palm Desert woman died in a crash Saturday in the Needles area, according to the San Bernardino County coroner.

The crash occurred shortly before 1 a.m. Aug. 10 on Needles Highway south of River Road, coroner’s personnel said in a statement.

Linda Ebaugh, 47, of Palm Desert, was driving a 2012 Honda Civic south on Needles Highway and collided with a northbound Chevrolet Cavalier, coroner’s personnel said. Paramedics responded and pronounced Ebaugh dead at the scene.

The California Highway Patrol was investigating the crash.