Jennifer Lynn Hinds the 17 year old daughter of Frank and Gail Hinds, sister of Meredith, a senior at Ironwood High School, died March 16, 1997, from injuries suffered March 10, 1997 in a crash caused by a red light runner. Jennifer and 3 friends were hit at the intersection of 59th Ave and Sweetwater in Glendale, in front of the high school.
Jennifer’s dream was to work in the fashion industry in New York and was looking forward to attending Northern Arizona University, majoring in Fashion Design and Marketing.
“Jennifer’s Law” was passed by the Arizona Legislature in 1998 to strengthen red light running penalties. The law, ARS28-672, has been amended twice since its passage.