Fatal Accident in Amarillo

An 81 year old woman is killed following a traffic accident that happened around noon on Tuesday at Amarillo Boulevard and Eastern Street.

Witnesses on scene tell police 81 year old Una Colyne Prather was attempting to turn southbound onto Eastern from Amarillo Boulevard when she collided with a tractor-trailer.

Prather was transported by ambulance to an Amarillo hospital where she later died of her injuries. The driver of the truck was not injured in the accident.

The investigation is pending at this time.