Red-light runner caused fatal crash, police say

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EL CAJON, Calif. — A woman was killed Friday morning when her car was broadsided by a another driver who ran a red light, police said.

Fatal Crash in El CajonThe crash happened shortly before 6:24 a.m. in the intersection of Mollison and Washington avenues, investigators said. A  black Acura Integra traveling westbound on Washington did not stop for a red light and slammed into a silver Chevy Sonic that was crossing Washington on Mollison on the green light, according to witnesses.

The Chevy was pushed down Washington by the impact and overturned. The 36-year-old woman driver was not wearing a seatbelt and died from her injuries at the scene, police said.

The 43-year-old man driving the Honda was injured at taken to a local hospital. His injuries did not appear to be life-threatening, police said.

Both drivers were El Cajon residents. Their names were not released.

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