Car Crash Takes Grand Valley Woman's Life

A woman who lost control of her car on the Redlands Parkway last month has died from injuries from that accident. Marie Ockels, 56, was driving north on the Redlands Parkway when her car fish–tailed and slid into on–coming traffic.

Ken Codet was driving south and struck the passenger side of Ockel's car, both were take to St. Mary's Hospital in Grand Junction.

Last Friday, Ockels died from injuries she sustained in the crash. Officials say weather was a factor and it was heavily raining on that day. No citations will be issued in this accident.

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