59-Year-Old Female Pedestrian Killed in Collision on Eighth Street

HANFORD, CA (December 9, 2021) – Tuesday, 59-year-old Susana Russel was fatally struck by a pickup-truck in a collision on Douty Street.

Authorities responded to a call regarding a pedestrian struck by a vehicle in the area. Upon arriving, officers found 59-year-old Russel with serious head injuries.

Paramedics transported the severely injured pedestrian to Kaweah Medical Center for further treatment. Despite life-saving efforts, Russel later succumbed to her injuries.

Additionally, the pickup-truck driver remained on the scene and cooperated with investigators. Although, authorities have not yet released their identity.

More information will be provided to the public once available.

The team at Sweet James would like to express their deepest condolences and sympathies to the family and friends of Susana Russel. May you find comfort and strength during this difficult time.

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