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Woman killed in Highway 2000 crash

Published:Tuesday | June 9, 2015 | 6:37 PM

A 33-year-old woman was killed last night along a section of Highway 2000 after her car was involved in a motor vehicle crash.

The dead woman has been identified as Coretta Carr of a Waterford, St Catherine address.

Reports from the Bridgeport Police are that about eight last night, Carr was driving a 1997 Mitsubishi Lancer travelling in the west bound lane of the highway when her vehicle allegedly came to a halt.

A Nissan Sunny Pathfinder travelling in the same direction collided with Carr’s vehicle. 

She had to be cut from her vehicle and was transported to hospital where she was pronounced dead.

According to statistics provided by the National Road Safety Council, to date approximately 156 persons have died on the nation's roads this year.

149 persons were killed in the similar period last year.