SUN VILLAGE – A woman was killed Friday afternoon in a single-vehicle rollover crash in Sun Village, authorities said.
The crash was reported about 4:40 p.m. on Palmdale Boulevard near 80th Street East, according to Lt. Ronald Shaffer of the sheriff’s Palmdale Station.
The woman was a passenger in the vehicle, which Shaffer described as an older-model Chevrolet Suburban-type SUV, that left the roadway for an unknown reason and rolled over.
She was pronounced dead at the scene, the lieutenant said.
The woman’s identity has not yet been released pending next of kin notification, coroner’s officials said Friday night.
The vehicle’s driver was transported to the hospital for treatment, but an update on the driver’s condition was not immediately available.
A 2-year-old child was airlifted to Children’s Hospital Los Angeles as a precaution, Shaffer said.
UPDATED 2.8.16:The deceased has been identified as Maria DeJesus Aguilar, 59, of Palmdale, according to the Los Angeles County Coroner’s Office.