(WXYZ) - The Monroe County Sheriff's Office says an 88-year-old woman was killed on Wednesday after being inadvertently run over by her own vehicle while in her driveway.
Virginia A. Masserant got out of her car with the ignition in the off position and the transmission in drive when the vehicle then rolled backward down a slope and pinned her underneath, according to authorities.
Masserant was pronounced dead at the scene.
The crash remains under investigation by the Monroe County Sheriff's Office. Anyone with information about the accident is asked to call 734-340-7715.
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