LANCASTER — A 47-year-old woman was killed Saturday morning in a two-vehicle collision in Lancaster, authorities.
Patricia Lopez was pronounced dead at the scene of the crash, which occurred around 6 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 13, on Avenue I and 30th Street West, according to the Los Angeles County Coroner’s Office.
Detectives have released few details on the crash, which remains under investigation.
Lopez was driving a Nissan sedan northbound on 30th Street West when her vehicle collided with a Dodge Ram truck that was traveling westbound on Avenue I, according to Lt. Velasquez of the Lancaster Sheriff’s Station.
The truck’s driver, whose name was not released, was transported to the hospital with minor injuries.
“It appears that one of the vehicles failed to stop for the red light,” Velasquez said.
The investigation is ongoing and detectives are still working to determine which party was at fault, the lieutenant added.
No further information was immediately available.