A senior citizen traveling in a car driven by a 90-year-old man died of injuries suffered in a crash with another car, authorities said Wednesday.
A patrol sergeant came upon the crash involving a 1995 Toyota Avalon and a 2002 Honda Civic about 1:40 p.m. Tuesday on 53rd Street, near Cherry Avenue in Long Beach.
The Avalon was being driven by a 19-year-old Long Beach woman, Long Beach police said.
The front passenger in the Honda Civic, an 87 year-old woman from Lakewood, was taken to a local hospital and later died, officials said.
The Los Angeles County Coroner's office could not provide identification for the victim.
Anyone with information regarding this crash was urged to call Long Beach Police Department Collision Investigation Detail Detective David Lauro at 562-570-7355.
A call to this number by Patch yielded no results.
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