BROWARD COUNTY, Fla. - The Florida Highway Patrol identified the woman killed in a crash on Florida's Turnpike on Monday evening.
Mary Jane Alston, 75, was killed when she crashed into a parked truck, then hit the guardrail just south of the Sawgrass Expressway.
According to investigators, Alston first hit Michael Schneider, who parked his truck to rescue a cat that was in the roadway. He was listed in critical condition at Broward Health North Medical Center.
The cat also died.