61-year-old woman killed in head-on crash on Lebanon Avenue in Colchester

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COLCHESTER, Conn. (WTNH) — A 61-year-old woman is dead following a serious crash on Lebanon Avenue on Friday afternoon.

According to CT State Police, the wreck happened just after 2 p.m.

According to a report, Dianne Walls, was driving her Ford Focus west on Route 16 when she crossed over the double yellow line and struck another car head-on.

The driver of the other care was taken to Backus Hospital with serious injuries. Walls was taken to Middlesex Health Marlborough Medical Center, where she was later pronounced deceased.

Lifestar said their services were requested to the scene but were not able to respond due to the strong winds.

The crash is still under investigation.

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