Woman Dies In Crash With Memphis Police Cruiser

A Memphis city police car has been involved in a traffic crash that killed a woman.

A sedan and a marked police cruiser collided Wednesday afternoon, killing 38-year-old Mervat Abdelrahman Almalhi, according to The Commercial Appeal

The police car had been dispatched to a call, but was not travelling under lights and siren.

Witnesses told investigators the car turned in front of the cruiser.

An 18-year-old passenger in the car and two police officers were injured in the crash.