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One person dead after crash near Sweet Home

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SWEET HOME, OR (KPTV) -

Oregon State Police are investigating a crash that left an 85-year-old woman dead three miles west of Sweet Home.

According to deputies, the victim, Leretta Moore, was driving her 2003 Chevy Impala west on Highway 20, and turned left directly in front of a 1997 Audi. The two vehicles collided head-on.

The driver of the Audi, Tyrell Rankin, of Lebanon, and his passenger were not injured.

Moore was taken to Good Samaritan Regional Medical Center where she was pronounced dead.

Her 32-year-old grandson and 10-year-old great-grandson received minor injuries.

The crash blocked the highway for about two hours.

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