Early Sunday morning, Amarillo police officers were dispatched to a motor vehicle collision at Washington Street and Wolflin Avenue.
A 2016 Hyundai Elantra, driven by a 41-year-old female, was southbound on Washington Street. A 2008 Mazda 3 was eastbound on Wolflin Avenue turning northbound on to Washington street.
The Hyundai struck the Mazda. Rhonda Stephenson, a 35-year-old female passenger, was ejected from the Mazda. Stephenson was transported to a local area hospital where she later died from injuries received in the crash.
A second passenger in the Mazda, a 19-year-old female, was taken to a local area hospital with non-life-threatening injuries. The driver of the Mazda left the scene before the investigation was complete.
The driver of the Hyundai was also transported to a local area hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.
Alcohol and no seat belts are factors for both drivers and occupants in this crash. No arrests have been made at this point.