Seriously, how often does stuff like this happen? More peds wiped out on the sidewalk. 11/30/2013 2:15pm 67th and Glendale Aves… In addition to the dead ped, another ped, and the driver have “life-threatening” injuries. A glendale pd officer was also injured less seriously.
… Dorothy Cochran, a Glendale resident in her 60s, died after she was hit by a van while on the sidewalk on the southwest corner of 67th and Glendale avenues, Glendale Police Department spokesman Sgt. Jay O’Neill said. Glendale resident Elmer Hicks, who is in his 60s, also was struck by the van and remained in critical condition Sunday morning, O’Neill said. Hicks is being treated at a local hospital…. The collision happened about 2:15 p.m. as Howard was responding to a non-emergency call while driving south on 67th Avenue in the area of Glendale Avenue, O’Neill said…. A white van traveling north on 67th Avenue that was driven by Robert Escobedo, a Glendale resident in his 30s, turned in front of Howard, O’Neill said. The police vehicle was invovled in a secondary collision, but there were no injuries. The force of the collision sent the van onto the southwest corner sidewalk, where it struck Cochran and Hicks, he said. Cochran was thrown into the parking lot of an adjacent business, where she was struck by another vehicle.,,,