HUNTINGTON BEACH (CBSLA.com) — Authorities say a 77-year-old Huntington Beach resident was killed in a two-vehicle collision on Saturday night.
The 8:45 p.m. accident happened on Newland Street and Talbert Avenue.
According to investigators, the elderly victim, identified as a man, was driving a silver 2005 Nissan Altima that was traveling westbound on Talbert Avenue when it collided with a silver 1999 Toyota 4Runner.
The man sustained major injuries and was pronounced dead at the accident site.
The driver of the Toyota, identified as a 51-year-old woman from Fountain Valley, was taken to UCI Medical Center with moderate injuries.
The cause of the crash remains under investigation.
Anyone who may have witnessed the collision was urged to contact Officer Huynh at (714) 536-5670.