Long Beach, California (September 30, 2019) – A woman died after her car was hit by a tire that came off a car in Long Beach on Sunday afternoon.

According to a local news source, the accident happened at about 1:05 p.m. September 29, on 405 Freeway near Wardlow Road.

As per the report, a loose tire came off a southbound vehicle and crossed into the northbound lanes where it crashed into the windshield of a southbound SUV.

The female driver of the SUV was killed in the incident.

A passenger in the SUV had to be extricated before being transported to a local hospital for treatment.

No further information was provided.        

An investigation into the accident is ongoing.