Woman, 78, Killed After Being Struck By Car in Anaheim
Anaheim, California (December 30, 2016) – A fatal pedestrian claimed the life of a 78-year-old woman Thursday evening in Anaheim.
The 5:49 p.m. crash occurred at the intersection of East Street and East Wilhelmina Street.
According to an article by the Orange County Register, An 81-year-old Woman was driving a 2003 Mercedes E500 heading north when a woman entered the roadway and was hit by the car.
The pedestrian was rushed to a hospital for treatment. Unfortunately, the woman succumbed to her injuries and was pronounced dead at the hospital.
The decedent’s name was not immediately available.
The crash prompted the closure of East St. between Sycamore St. and La Palma Avenue.