SANTA ANA, California (June 18, 2013) — Graciela Sanchez , 56, of Santa Ana was killed early Monday afternoon when a motorist ran a red light and struck her in the crosswalk at 1st Street, just east of Sullivan Street, according to news reports and the Orange County Sheriff Coroner.
Just before 11 a.m., Sanchez was walking near the intersection when she was struck by the driver of a white Volkswagen sedan allegedly drove through a red traffic light and she was critically injured. Paramedics transported Sanchez by ambulance to UCI Medical Center in Orange where she was treated, but she died at 12:06 p.m. the same day, the report said.
The Santa Ana Police Department is investigating the fatal pedestrian accident to determine whether criminal charges will be filed or not.
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