Elderly woman extremely critical after Phoenix crash

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By Mike Gertzman By Mike Gertzman
By Mike Gertzman By Mike Gertzman
By Mike Gertzman By Mike Gertzman
By Mike Gertzman By Mike Gertzman
By Mike Gertzman By Mike Gertzman

PHOENIX -- An elderly woman is in extremely critical condition after a crash at a central Phoenix intersection, according to police.

The woman was reportedly driving west on Highland Avenue, when she ran the red light at 16th Street and collided with a northbound vehicle.

Police initially reported that she had died but later said she was revived by medical staff at a hospital.

Police said the woman is in her 80s.