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San Antonio, TX – Elderly Woman Loses Life in Pedestrian Crash on Oak Hill Rd near Viva Max Dr

by | May 14, 2022 | Auto Accidents, Wrongful Death | 0 comments

San Antonio, TX (May 14, 2022) – A motor vehicle accident reported in the San Antonio area has taken the life of one woman, according to local law enforcement. Just after 10:30 a.m., on May 11, the San Antonio police department was dispatched to the scene of a motor vehicle accident on Oak Hill Road.

Reports from the San Antonio police show that an elderly woman was walking down the sidewalk near Oak Hill Road and Viva Max Drive. For and known reason a 59-year-old woman was driving a Ford edge through the intersection when she struck the pedestrian on the sidewalk. The Ford then crashed into a tree.

The pedestrian suffered fatal injuries and was pronounced deceased on-site.

The driver of the Ford was transported to a local hospital and was later arrested for intoxication manslaughter.

The circumstances surrounding the crash are currently under investigation.

We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the family of the victim who lost their life as a result of this accident. Our thoughts are with them at this time.

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Note: Our team used secondary sources when creating this post. These sources include but are not limited to local and state police reports, local news reports, social media platforms, and eyewitness accounts about the accident described. Our team has not independently verified all the facts surrounding this accident.  For this reason, if you locate any information that is incorrect, please let us know immediately so that we can correct the error. We will remove a post if requested. 

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