ESCONDIDO, CA – An accident in Escondido left a woman dead and a child injured on Tuesday afternoon, ABC 10 reports.
The accident occurred at the intersection of North Rose Street and East Washington Avenue around 12:30 p.m.
An eastbound red Nissan Titan ran a red light on Washington Avenue and crashed into a blue Ford Fusion traveling North on Rose Street. One of the vehicles then hit the two pedestrians, a woman and a child, who had been attempting to cross the street.
The 7-year-old child was hospitalized with injuries that are not expected to be life-threatening. The 45-year-old woman was killed by the crash.
No injuries have been reported for either of the drivers involved.
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