Woman hit by a pickup truck Sunday morning died at Mission Hospital Regional Medical Center in Mission Viejo

FOOTHILL RANCH – A woman who was hit Saturday morning (November 26, 2016) by a pickup truck outside her Foothill Ranch home died late Sunday morning at Mission Hospital Regional Medical Center in Mission Viejo. The Orange County coroner identified the victim as Kathleen Cook, 55. “It was a tragic accident,” said Orange County Sheriff’s Department Lt. Mark Stichter. “No one was cited or arrested.” Cook was standing outside her house on El Dorado when she was struck. “I don’t know if she was in the driveway or on the street,” Stichter said. The Orange County Sheriff’s Department is investigating the fatality.

By Susan Christian Goulding, Orange County Register

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