Driver Trying To Avoid Crash Kills Woman
POSTED: Sunday, October 3, 2010 - 8:40pm
UPDATED: Tuesday, October 5, 2010 - 4:31pm
EL PASO - One woman is dead and another hospitalized after they were hit by a driver trying to avoid an accident.
Police say on Saturday morning an East-bound driver swerved into oncoming traffic on Loop 375 and hit another car. To avoid hitting the two cars that crashed, a third driver swerved into the emergency lane where the two women were walking. Police say that driver hit and killed 33-year old Elizabeth Hernandez.
The driver that swerved into traffic fled the scene, and has still not been found.
No word on any charges.