Woman dies after crashing car into tree

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PHOENIX - A woman who was behind the wheel of a car that crashed into a tree has died.

Woman dies after slamming into tree - Woman dies after her car slammed into tree.

This happened yesterday just before five yesterday near 35th Avenue and Union Hills Drive.

Police say the driver was pinned under the dash and later died from her injuries.

A 6-year-old who was also in the car was not restrained, but fortunately that child's condition is not said to be life threatening.

Investigators believe the driver was trying to avoid another vehicle pulling out of a driveway.