Woman died in crash on way to church

Woman died in crash on way to church

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ATLANTA -

A woman on her way to church Sunday morning was killed when a pickup truck slammed into her stopped car in southwest Atlanta.

A spokesperson for the Atlanta Police Department tells FOX 5 News that the woman was stopped in traffic at Lee Street near Van Buren Street around 9:30 a.m. when she was rear-ended by a Ford pickup causing her vehicle to catch fire.

The victim, identified by family members as being 68-year-old Juanita Waters, was taken to Grady Memorial Hospital where she later died.

The driver of the pickup received only minor injuries.

No charges have been filed in the accident.

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