A woman died Monday when a car and a semitrailer truck crashed in Tacoma, Tacoma police said.
The Pierce County Medical Examiner’s Office identified her as Eiko Warren, 87 of Tacoma.
She was a passenger in the car. The car’s driver, a man in his 80s, was taken to Saint Joseph Medical Center in critical condition, according to police and Tacoma Fire.
The wreck happened about 1:30 p.m. near East Portland Avenue and Puyallup Avenue, when the car turned left directly in front of the semi, which was headed north on Portland, police spokesperson Loretta Cool said.
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Cool said the semi driver, in his late 30s, was not suspected of any wrongdoing.
Traffic was detoured around the scene.