SAN JOSE -- A 90-year-old woman was killed in a car crash Monday afternoon in South San Jose, police said.
Officers responded to reports of an accident shortly after 2 p.m. at the intersection of Hellyer Avenue and Silver Creek Valley Road. A silver Toyota Camry had collided with a brown Ford Crown Victoria, and both drivers were taken to Regional Medical Center, where the elderly San Jose woman was pronounced dead.
Police said the other driver, a 25-year-old San Jose man, remains hospitalized.
The woman's identity has not been released pending notification of next of kin, and an investigation into the cause of the crash is under way. No further details were immediately available.
Contact Eric Kurhi at 408-920-5852. Follow him at Twitter.com/erickurhi.