Police in San Antonio are saying that torrential rains and speed were the causes of a crash that killed an elderly woman on Tuesday.
The accident happened around 4:15 p.m. on the 6100 block of Babcock Road near Hollyhock Road.
Police say that a truck went through a traffic light and t-boned a red car that was turning onto Babcock. The driver of the red car, 71-year-old Josepha Harvey, was taken to University Hospital with major injuries where she later died.
Police further stated that they do not believe alcohol or drugs played a factor in the accident, but that wet roads and excessive speed were the main causes. At this time, it is not known whether or not the driver of the truck will face any charges.
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