A woman yet to be identified by authorities has died after a Cadillac she was in was struck by a pickup truck driving by another woman. According to police the 99-year-old killed while existing her driveway in Redwood Road, Western Jordan, Saturday morning,
KSL reported that the woman woman was a passenger in the car that was struck when a woman driving north in a pickup truck was unable to stop and hit the Cadillac, police said.
The pickup truck’s driver and passenger were both unharmed. The 99-year-old woman was pronounced dead at the scene of the accident.
“Please exercise extra caution when exiting a driveway onto any main road. Vehicles may look to be further away than they actually are,” said officer Samuel Winkler with the West Jordan Police Department.
While detectives are on the scene, Redwood Road will be closed for many hours. On Saturday afternoon, about 2 p.m., the road reopened, with northbound traffic first, followed by southbound traffic.
Image credit (West Jordan Police Department)