Eugene Heil, 83, who was driving a Mercedes-Benz north on Vista Avenue, ran the light and struck an SUV traveling west on Overland Road, police said.
The Mercedes then veered off the road and struck an unoccupied bus shelter. The collision spun the SUV into the path of a Buick that was also traveling west on Overland. The passenger side of the SUV struck the Buick.
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The bus stop shelter was too damaged to be fixed, Valley Regional Transit spokesman Mark Carnopis said. It will cost $7,000 for a new shelter, and another $3,000 to install it.
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