Bystander killed in Glendale accident - New York News

Bystander killed in Glendale accident

Posted: Updated:
GLENDALE, Ariz. -

Police have identified a woman who was killed standing on the corner of 67th Ave and Glendale Ave on Saturday afternoon.

Glendale Police say a woman in her 60s, Dorothy Cochran, was killed in yesterday's collision.  According to police, a white van was heading northbound on 67th Ave and turned in front of a Glendale Police car driving southbound. Police say the force of the collision caused the van to go onto the sidewalk on the southwest corner of the intersection, hitting a woman and a man.

After being hit by the van, the woman was thrown into a nearby parking lot, where she was hit by another car. The woman was taken to the hospital but did not survive. The man who was hit is in the hospital with life threatening injuries.

The driver of the van and Officer Cody Howard with Glendale Police were also taken the hospital. Glendale police say the officer has non-life threatening injuries, while the driver of the van is in serious condition.

Police say the officer was responding to a call for service, but there is no indication that the response was with lights and sirens. The cause of the crash is still under investigation.

Didn't find what
you were looking for?

  • Local NewsLocal NewsMore>>

  • Time Warner Cable service restored

    Time Warner Cable service restored

    Wednesday, August 27 2014 8:53 AM EDT2014-08-27 12:53:05 GMT
    Time Warner Cable suffered a nationwide outage primarily impacting its Internet service on Wednesday morning. The problem occurred during routine maintenance of its Internet backbone, the paths that local or regional networks connect to in order to carry data long distances, reported the Associated Press. Service was largely restored by 6 a.m., and updates continued to bring customers back online.
    Time Warner Cable suffered a nationwide outage primarily impacting its Internet service on Wednesday morning. The problem occurred during routine maintenance of its Internet backbone, the paths that local or regional networks connect to in order to carry data long distances, reported the Associated Press. Service was largely restored by 6 a.m., and updates continued to bring customers back online.
  • NJ store clerk accused of kissing customer

    NJ store clerk accused of kissing customer

    Wednesday, August 27 2014 8:41 AM EDT2014-08-27 12:41:29 GMT
    Police say a convenience store clerk in New Jersey hugged and kissed her against her will.
    Police say a convenience store clerk in New Jersey hugged and kissed her against her will.
  • Woman bitten by rabid raccoon she thought was cat

    Woman bitten by rabid raccoon she thought was cat

    Wednesday, August 27 2014 8:04 AM EDT2014-08-27 12:04:56 GMT
    An 88-year-old Hamden woman was hospitalized after being attacked by a raccoon she mistook for her cat. Police say the woman, whose name has not been released, heard a sound at her sliding glass door Sunday and opened it to let her cat inside. Police say it appears the raccoon followed the feline into the home.
    An 88-year-old Hamden woman was hospitalized after being attacked by a raccoon she mistook for her cat. Police say the woman, whose name has not been released, heard a sound at her sliding glass door Sunday and opened it to let her cat inside. Police say it appears the raccoon followed the feline into the home.
Powered by WorldNow
Didn't find what you were looking for?
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 Fox Television Stations, Inc. and Worldnow. All Rights Reserved.
Privacy Policy | New Terms of Service What's new | Ad Choices