Four-year-old dies in car crash - Tucson News Now

Four-year-old dies in car crash

By Mindy Blake - email

UPDATE:  The man police say caused the crash is 29-year old Richard Kinner.  He is charged with failure to stop for a red light, failure to wear his seat belt and for driving on a suspended license. 

TUCSON, AZ (KOLD) - A four year old girl has died from her injuries after a car crash Tuesday morning.

Little Caia Roden was sitting in the back seat of a car when an SUV slammed into the side of the vehicle.

Police say the 29-year old driver of the SUV went through a red light at 22nd and Harrison.

55-year old Lorrie Schlecht was in the front passenger seat of the car.

She died Tuesday afternoon.

The car's driver was a woman who is nine months pregnant. She survived, and is in good condition. 

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