74-year-old Talent woman dies in Medford car crash
A 74-year-old Talent woman died in a car accident in Medford at the intersection of 10th and Cottage streets at roughly 2:56 p.m. Wednesday.
Medford Police say the victim, Francis Elliot, was riding in the passenger seat of 2004 Buick Century driven by her husband, 85-year-old Bill Elliot, on Cottage Street when a 2007 Toyota Tacoma traveling on 10th Street struck the passenger side of the vehicle. Emergency responders had to use the jaws of life to extricate Francis and she died shortly after reaching the hospital. Bill Elliot was transported to the hospital and treated for injuries.
The driver of the Toyota, a 32-year-old Phoenix man, has not been charged in the case and the incident is still being investigated.