95-year-old victim of fatal crash

September 6, 2008 4:05:11 PM PDT
A 95-year-old San Carlos woman who was killed in a two-vehicle crash that temporarily shut down a major Palo Alto intersection Thursday afternoon was identified today by the Santa Clara County medical examiner's office.

Elizabeth Popper was traveling east on Page Mill Road shortly before 3 p.m. and attempted to turn onto northbound Foothill Expressway when she collided with a vehicle traveling west on Page Mill Road, Palo Alto police Agent Dan Ryan said.

Popper was pronounced dead at the scene.

The driver of the other vehicle was taken to a local hospital to be treated for injuries.

The cause of the collision is under investigation.