Comic-Con 2012: 'Twilight' fan dies after being hit by car
The San Diego Union-Tribune reports that the 53-year-old woman, Gisella G. (as identified by the Examiner), had been in line for the panel since Sunday. She was reportedly running to keep her place in line after a trip to the store when she was hit by the 67-year-old driver of a Subaru Outback.
An ambulance transported the unconscious victim to the hospital where she died Tuesday morning.
Fans and other Comic-Con attendees have taken to Twitter with the hashtag #RIPTwiFanG to post their condolences for Gisella ( @mad4hugh).
The accident comes on the heels of a request via Twitter from the official Comic-Con account, asking fans to not line up for Hall H until set up is complete.