Tragedy at Comic-Con

0 Posted by - July 11, 2012 - Film & Television, Literature

Comic Con 2012 Movie Preview 300x199 Tragedy at Comic Con‘Twilight’ Fan Killed Outside Comic-Con After Being Hit By Car

Tragedy struck just outside the San Diego Convention Center on Tuesday morning, as a 53-year-old woman reportedly rushing to line up for Thursday’s “Twilight” panel at Comic-Con was hit by a car. She was taken to an area hospital and later pronounced dead.

The woman — whose name was being withheld at press time, but who may have been identified by “Twilight” fansites – was crossing against the light, reported San Diego’s 10News.

“Apparently the pedestrian, as she went [along] the crosswalk, stumbled and fell and struck the vehicle as it passed by her,” San Diego Police Department Sergeant Ron Glass told 10News.

CONTINUED at the Huffington Post.

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