SYLMAR (CBSLA.com) — Officials say a crash early Sunday between two allegedly drunken drivers ended in tragedy.
A woman who reportedly drove through a red light at Foothill Boulevard and Polk Street around 6:40 p.m. She struck another vehicle and died at the scene, Los Angeles police Sgt. Robert White said.READ MORE: Deadly Multi-Vehicle Collision Strikes Apartment Building In Pacoima, Leaves 1 Dead, 5 Others Transported To Hospital
Both vehicles came to a rest at the southwest corner of the intersection.READ MORE: COVID-19 Vaccination Rates Among LAPD And LAFD Well Behind County Residents
The Los Angeles County Coroner’s office identified the woman killed as 58-year-old Blanca Lopez, of Sylmar.
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