ANAHEIM (CBSLA) — A woman who was 35 weeks pregnant was struck by a car and killed Tuesday night in Anaheim. The baby is in critical condition.'They Can Come Back': Fans Keep The Faith Dodgers Can Dig Out Of 3-1 Hole
“I heard a loud boom…” said witness David Orosco. “I run over there and I see there’s a lady on the ground…it looked like her head was banged up.”
The 23-year-old woman was walking on the sidewalk when the car went onto the curb and hit her, Carringer said. She was transported to the hospital, where she died.READ MORE: Pasadena Natural Gas Line Ruptured, Evacuations Underway
Doctors are working to save the baby, who is in critical condition, according to Carringer.
The driver, a 40-year-old woman with two past DUI convictions, was taken to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries and is in police custody.MORE NEWS: One Person Dead, Firefighter Injured In Harvard Heights House Fire
Investigators believe she may have been under the influence of drugs or alcohol and she was driving on a suspended license, Carringer said.