December 22, 2014

Woman from Columbia dies in Lincoln car wreck

A woman from the country of Columbia died in a traffic accident in Lincoln.

Lincoln police report 61-year-old Luz Guzman-Carrera died at a Lincoln hospital from injuries suffered in the accident at South 56th and Van Dorn Streets Monday morning.

Guzman-Carrera was a passenger in the vehicle driven by 28-year-old Margarita Marroquin-Guzman. The driver attempted to turn left onto Van Dorn. A pick-up driven by 57-year-old Douglas Walker slammed into the passenger side of the vehicle.

Police say four others suffered injuries in the accident.

Chris Whitney with KLIN contributed to this article.