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East Toledo car crash claims life of 31-year-old woman

Toledo Police
Toledo Police(WTVG)
Updated: May. 10, 2021 at 12:19 PM EDT
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TOLEDO, Ohio (WTVG) - A 31-year-old woman is dead after the car she was a passenger in was involved in a crash on Woodville Rd. early Friday afternoon.

Police said a car driven by George Rogers, 43, was traveling west on Woodville at a high rate of speed just after 12:30 p.m. Rogers swerved to avoid an oncoming vehicle and lost control the vehicle, causing it to travel across all lanes of traffic and strike a utility pole, fence, and parked vehicle.

Christina Peterson was pronounced dead at the scene. Rogers was taken to the hospital for his injuries; there is no update as to his condition.

The investigation into the crash is ongoing.

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