Woman killed in Jennings County crash

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Published: Sep. 1, 2021 at 4:50 PM EDT
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JENNINGS COUNTY, Ind. (WAVE) - A 21-year-old woman died after hitting a tree in Western Jennings County.

Jennings County Sheriff’s Department says it happened on US 50 West near County Road 575 West.

Deputies say the driver, 21-year-old Rachael Salter from Whiteland, went off the road and hit a tree.

It’s unclear what caused her to go off the road at this time. She was pronounced dead at the scene.

Police said she was most likely speeding when the crash happened. A toxicology report is also pending.

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