80-Year-Old Woman Fatally Struck by Vehicle near Avenue R
PALMDALE, CA (August 11, 2018) – A woman was killed Saturday night after a pedestrian crash on 45th Street East. The LA County Coroner’s Office identified the victim as 80-year-old Adela Gonzalez. Her place of residence was not immediately disclosed.
According to reports, Gonzalez was pushing a shopping cart near Avenue R around 8:30 PM she was struck by a silver Honda Civic. Gonzalez suffered life-threatening injuries and was pronounced dead at the scene by responding paramedics with the Los Angeles County Fire Department.
The unidentified driver, a 24-year-old woman, remained at the scene and cooperated with officials during their investigation. Additional details have not yet been provided to the public at this time. Anyone with information regarding this fatal incident is encouraged to contact the Palmdale Station’s Traffic Department by calling (661) 272-2400.
Our thoughts and prayers are with the bereaved loved ones of Adela Gonzalez. Wishing them strength and support during this very difficult time. May she rest in peace.
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