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      Elderly Michigan woman killed in Monroe Co. crash

      An 87 year old Michigan woman is dead after an accident in Monroe county.

      It happened Tuesday on North Dixie Highway and U.S. Turnpike Rd.

      Police say Sophia Chinavare was heading south on Dixie Highway when a truck carrying two trailers loaded with gravel slammed into her. Chinavare's car then hit another car.

      She died at the scene. Two teens in the other car were hurt. The truck driver was not. Speed and alcohol are not factors.

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