FORT WORTH, Texas - A Fort Worth girl died hours after a crash that also killed an elderly woman.
It happened Monday afternoon on Loop 820 in west Fort Worth. Police said an SUV rear-ended a disabled car.
Guadalupe Palacios, 81, died at the scene and 6-year-old London Pena died at Cooks Children’s Medical Center.
The little girl’s mother told FOX 4 the family was heading home and hit a pipe in the road. It caused them to stop in the middle of the highway.
London and her great grandmother took the brunt of the impact because they were sitting in the back seat.
Two other adults in their car suffered minor injuries, but the driver of the SUV was not hurt.