Janesville woman dead after single vehicle accident

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Gazette staff
Friday, September 22, 2017

JANESVILLE—A 20-year-old Janesville woman died in a traffic crash Friday afternoon on Highway 14 on the city's east side, said Sgt. Mark Ratzlaff of the Janesville Police Department.

Her name will not be released until family members are notified, according to a police department news release.

The vehicle was traveling north on Highway 14 south of Drott Drive when it crossed the centerline, drove into the ditch on the west side of the highway and struck a tree, according to the release.

Details on what caused the crash are not yet available, Ratzlaff said.

An autopsy is scheduled for Saturday, according to the release.

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