Sara J. Gutshall, 82, hit by car and killed when crossing outside of cross walk in Orangevale, CA
Modified Date:Thu, 09/18/2014 - 9:42am
Accident Date:Wednesday, September 17, 2014
According to the California Highway Patrol, the woman, later identified as 82-year-old Sara J. Gutshall, was struck while crossing Central Avenue, east of Trajan Drive Tuesday at approximately 6:30 p.m.
The elderly woman was transported to Mercy San Juan Hospital with severe head and internal injuries and was later pronounced dead. The 19-year-old driver claims not to have seen the woman as the sun was setting and the woman was not in a marked cross walk. Police believe the driver was going the speed limit and not under the influence of drugs or alcohol.
Sara J. Gutshall
County:Sacramento County, CA