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UPDATE: Woman killed in crash on Highway 45 in Chunchula identified

CHUNCHULA, Ala. (WKRG) --

UPDATE 2:45 pm -- Alabama State Troopers have identified the woman killed in the crash on Highway 45 in Chunchula. 

Troopers say 29-year-old Kasey Elizabeth Anderson, from Eight Mile, was driving north in her 2003 Nissa Xterra when the vehicle left the road and overturned. Troopers say Anderson was not wearing a seatbelt at the time of the crash and she was ejected from the vehicle. Troopers say she was pronounced dead on scene. 

There was also a passenger in the car, Marcus Geral Ringer Jr. ,28, who was taken to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries. 

UPDATE 8:12 AM -- Highway 45 reopens after fatal crash.  

ORIGINAL STORY --Alabama State Troopers confirm at least one person is dead after a crash on Highway 45 in Chunchula. Both lanes of Highway 45 are blocked between Chunchula Georgetown Road and Chunchula Landfill Road. A medical helicopter was called but then cancelled.

A News 5 crew is headed to that scene. More details will be posted as they come in.

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