Driving along an intersection is dangerous because it is a place where you will likely encounter vehicles coming from all sides.
A 77-year-old woman died when the car that she was driving was broadsided by a van along an intersection in Irvine.
According to reports, the woman was identified as Patricia Thompson-Yates, from Irvine.
The woman was traveling eastbound along Farwell Avenue when her Toyota was broadsided by a van that was moving southbound along Culver Drive at around 1:20 p.m., said Irvine police.
According to reports, she was brought to Hoag Hospital, where she died after 2:00 p.m.
No one else was hurt in the accident.