AUSTIN -- Austin police have released the name of the woman killed in a crash in North Austin this week.
Police say the crash occurred at Duval and Research Boulevard on Tuesday, July 16, around noon.
Apparently a white Oldsmobile driven by Valdene Garner Thompson, 71, was going north on the U.S. 183 service road coming up to Duval Road when she collided with a Chevrolet truck going east on Duval at the intersection.
Thompson was taken to University Medical Center Brackenridge where she died.
Police are now trying to determine if one of the vehicles ran a red light in the intersection.