A 64-year-old Sunnyvale woman was killed Monday night in a collision on Highway 85, according to the California Highway Patrol.

The woman, identified by the Santa Clara County Coroner's Office as Mai Nguyen, was driving a 1995 Honda Accord south on Highway 85 at 11:45 p.m. when she veered off the roadway and went up a steep embankment, according to the CHP. The Honda overturned and came to a rest on Highway 85 near the Cox Avenue overpass in Saratoga.

The Honda was then hit by a 2002 Ford Taurus.

The Sunnyvale woman died at the scene.

The driver of the Ford, a 27-year-old woman from Mountain View, tried to stop but could not avoid hitting the driver's side of the Accord, according to the CHP. The driver of the Ford was not arrested.

Contact Mark Gomez at 408-920-5869. Follow him on Twitter @MarkMgomez



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