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The woman killed in a fatal crash on Powers Blvd and Fountain Blvd has been identified. Rosa Maria Ramos-Diaz, 45-years-old, is from Chihuahua, Mexico according to police. They say she was not wearing a seatbelt at the time of the crash.
The two-car crash happened aronnd 6:30 Tuesday evening. Police say a Mitsubishi Outlander was driving north on Powers, the driver started to turn left and collided with a southbound Honda Accord.
Ramos-Diaz was in the Honda when she was killed in the crash, the other people in the car were taken to the hospital. The driver of the Mitsubishi SUV suffered only minor injuries. The investigation is ongoing and charges are still pending. There has been no arrest at this point.
Traffic was closed in the area for more than three hours Tuesday. The intersection was back open after 10pm.
Alcohol and drugs did not factor into this crash, according to police.
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