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Woman killed in west Louisville crash

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LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) – A woman was killed as a result of a motor vehicle accident in west Louisville Thursday evening.

According to Louisville Metro police, a black Escalade and a blue pickup truck wrecked at the intersection of 22nd Street and Grand Avenue around 7 p.m.

Witnesses told police a woman driving the Escalade was traveling westbound on Grand Avenue when she failed to stop at a stop sign and struck the pickup truck. The impact of the crash caused both vehicles to spin.

The man driving the pickup truck was taken to University of Louisville Hospital with non-life threatening injuries. Officers said the woman driving the Escalade was also taken to University of Louisville Hospital, but died from her injuries shortly after arriving in the emergency room.

The name of the woman has not been released.

The LMPD Traffic Unit is investigating the cause of the accident.

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