Two women are struck in crosswalk in Visalia
Christine Wilson is injured and another 78-year-old woman was killed in a fatal pedestrian car accident on Walnut Avenue and Parkwood Street in Visalia, according to a recent article from ABC 30 News.
The accident occurred near Walnut Avenue and Parkwood Street when a Toyota truck came across the two pedestrians in the crosswalk.
The truck hit the 78-year-old woman and another woman, according to the report. The name of the 78-year-old was not released, although the other pedestrian was identified as 51-year-old Christine Wilson.
Authorities located the women in the roadway and rushed them to a hospital for treatment of their wounds, although the 78-year-old woman did not survive. Furthermore, it was stated that Wilson was expected to survive her injuries.
Moreover, authorities say that the driver was identified as 31-year-old Robert Castillo.
Currently, the traffic collision is being investigated by the authorities, and further information will be relayed at a later time.
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