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Southern Illinois woman dies in Route 13 crash

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A Carrier Mills, Illinois woman died after a Saturday morning crash in Saline County.

Illinois State Police say Kristen Day was driving westbound in the passing lane on Illinois Route 13.  For unknown reasons, her 2005 Chrysler PT Cruiser went off the road and into the shoulder.  ISP says she managed to drive the car back on the road, but later lost control of the vehicle.

It slid across the pavement and overturned into the median. 

Day was taken to a hospital in Evansville where she later died.  A 17 year-old female was a passenger in the car.  She was taken to a hospital, but her condition is unknown. 

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