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One killed, one injured in Visalia accident

One person was killed and a woman was injured in a Visalia traffic collision Sunday afternoon, Visalia police said.

Around 2:40 p.m., Visalia police said, Rudy Moreno, 64, was driving near Noble Avenue and Giddings Street in a 1930 Ford Roadster and was struck by a 2004 Jeep Grand Cherokee driven by Crystal Baiza, 29.

Moreno was taken to Kaweah Delta Medical Center and pronounced dead, Visalia police said. Anna Mendez, 50, was a passenger in the Ford and was transported to the hospital for treatment.

Baiza and her unnamed juvenile passenger were not injured in the collision.

Visalia police continue to investigate the accident.

Razi Syed: 559-441-6679, @razisyed

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