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Woman dies in crash at US 20 and Old Porter Road

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A Portage woman died on Tuesday in a two-vehicle accident at U.S. Highway 20 and Old Porter Road, Portage Police said.

The victim was identified as Charity Doll, 37.

According to police, at 5:13 p.m. Doll attempted to turn left from Old Porter Road onto eastbound U.S. 20 when she collided with a semi-tractor trailer westbound on U.S. 20.

The driver of the semi--who police did not identify--subsequently stated that he was unable to avoid collision and struck Dollís driverís side.

Witnesses at the scene confirmed the truckerís statements, police said.

The crash remains under investigation.

 

Posted 12/11/2013