Whittier, California (September 24, 2019) – An elderly woman was killed in a pedestrian accident last week Monday, September 16, in Whittier.

According to a local news source, the fatal pedestrian accident occurred in the 10100 block of Larrylyn Drive at an unspecified time.

83-year-old Jacqueline Caron was reportedly walking on the roadway when she was hit by a car.

Caron sustained major injuries and was rushed to a local hospital. Sadly, she succumbed to her injuries while undergoing treatment.

Limited information on the involved motorist was provided.

The Whittier Police Department is investigating the cause of the accident.