Woman killed after car drives into apartment

JACKSON, MO (KFVS) - An elderly woman was killed after a car drove into the Jackson Senior Apartments Monday.

It happened around noon Monday.

Jackson Police say a vehicle driven by Patricia A. Carbaugh, 70, drove through the exterior wall of the apartment at 2924 E. Main Apt. A and went into it.

Mary A. Slinkard, 75, was hit by the vehicle while she sat in her living room.  She died at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau.

Jackson Police Chief James Humphreys says Carbaugh may have had some sort of a medical issue that caused her to lose control of her vehicle.

Carbaugh was taken to the hospital with injuries.  No word on her condition.

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