Florida woman charged in head-on crash that killed Murray woman

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MURRAY, Utah (ABC4) – A Florida woman is facing multiple charges after she was allegedly involved in a head-on crash that killed a Murray woman.

According to police, 21-year-old Nthenya Maingi Patrick of Miami Beach was driving in Kane County when she passed another vehicle in a “no-passing zone.”

She then attempted to pass a semi-truck in the no-passing zone while approaching a hill and struck another vehicle in an oncoming lane.

Annika Jaramillo, 20, from Murray was killed in the crash

Police say Patrick was then airlifted to a nearby hospital in critical condition.

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She has been charged with one count of manslaughter and one count of reckless driving.

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