A woman and her unborn child are dead after police say she ran a red light near Papago Park in Phoenix on Wednesday afternoon.

By AZFAMILY.COM NEWS STAFF

Police say 26-year-old Samantha Bean-Lansman was driving east on McDowell Road when she didn’t stop for the red light and slammed into a box truck that was turning left onto 52nd Street just before 2:30 p.m.

Samantha Bean-Lansman died at the scene. Police said she was eight months pregnant and the unborn child didn’t survive.

Source: 3TV/CBS 5

The truck driver and his passenger were not hurt. Police said the truck driver wasn’t impaired. Video from Arizona’s Family news helicopter showed a heavily damaged Nissan Altima between the box truck and a 10-wheel semi-truck.

Police closed the intersection while officers investigated the crash.

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