95-year-old woman killed in Harlan Co. crash

95-year-old woman killed in Harlan Co. crash

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BAXTER, Ky. (WATE) - An elderly woman was killed and another woman was injured in a single-vehicle crash on Sunday in Harlan County, Kentucky.

Kentucky State Police say the wreck happened just before 6 p.m. on U.S. Highway 421.

Officials say 75-year-old Christina Holbrook was driving south when her car went off the right side of the roadway and hit an embankment.

She was taken to Holsten Valley medical Center in Kingsport. Her condition is unknown at this time.

Her passenger, 95-year-old Eula Brock of Harlan, was pronounced dead at the scene. Police say she wasn't wearing a seatbelt.

The cause of the accident is currently under investigation.

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