Woman Hit by Car Is Left in a Coma

A Buena Park woman remained in critical condition Friday after she was hit by a car.

Tina Benson, 31, was crossing La Palma Avenue east of Valley View Street about 7:50 p.m. Thursday when a westbound vehicle struck her, police said. The driver was not cited.

Benson was taken to La Palma Intercommunity Hospital, and she remained in a coma in the intensive-care unit there Friday, police said.

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