Tucson woman killed in south-side crash

2013-02-19T12:45:00Z 2013-02-19T14:21:43Z Tucson woman killed in south-side crashKimberly Matas Arizona Daily Star Arizona Daily Star
February 19, 2013 12:45 pm  • 

A woman was killed Sunday night in a two-vehicle collision on Tucson’s south side.

Blanca Reynoza, 40, was killed in the accident, which occurred shortly after 6 p.m., Sgt. Chris Widmer, spokesman for the Tucson Police Department, said in a press release.

Reynoza, driving a 2008 Nissan Versa south on 12th Avenue, was in the left turn lane just south of West Santa Paula Street near West Valencia Road when she made a U-turn into the path of a Chevrolet pickup truck traveling north in the curb lane on 12th Avenue , Widmer said.

Reynoza was taken to a local hospital where she died. The man driving the truck was taken to the hospital with serious injuries.

The collision is under investigation.

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