Woman dies after crashing head-on into garbage truck near Chehalis

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NEAR CHEHALIS, WA (KPTV) - Washington State Patrol says a woman died after she drove her car head-on into a garbage truck Wednesday night.

Troopers say the deadly crash occurred east of Chehalis on Highway 12 near Gun Club Road, which is about two miles east of Morton.

Audrey D. Reddington, of Randle, was driving a 2016 Nissan Versa eastbound when she veered across the center line and into oncoming traffic, according to WSP.

The driver of the garbage truck, identified as Terry L. Riley, was injured in the crash and transported to an area hospital.

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