Woman Killed After Being Stuck By Vehicle In East Redding

Two women were struck, and one of them killed, by a pickup truck in East Redding Saturday night. Just before 9 O’clock, Redding Police were called to C Street at 5th Street. They found two women down on the pavement and a Ford Ranger nearby in the middle of the street. One of the women was declared dead at the scene, while the other was taken to Mercy Hospital with major injuries. Police say the women had been standing next to a parked car with the door open when the southbound pickup hit them both. Officers say the 31-year-old driver did not appear to be under the influence of anything. No names have been released and information is still being sought.