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Woman dies in car crash


An 80-year-old woman died Monday

afternoon when the car she was riding in rolled off the highway just east of Leahy Junction on SR-174.

Ramona J. Anderson, of Omak, died at the scene 19 miles west of Grand Coulee, the Washington State Patrol reported.

The eastbound 2012 Toyota Sienna in which she was a passenger was driven by Frank Anderson, also 80.

The WSP investigation found the minivan had left the road off the right shoulder, then was overcorrected, leaving the road to the left, rolling and coming to rest about 40 feet off the highway.

The driver was airlifted to Central Washington H...

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