Police identify 37-year-old Magna woman killed in Kearns crash

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KEARNS, Utah (ABC4 News) – Police have identified the 37-year-old woman who died in a crash in Kearns on Friday night as Cecelia Ruby Chavez.

The crash happened in the area of 5850 South 5600 West.

According to Sergeant Melody Cutler of Unified Police, a driver was turning out of Thomas Jefferson Junior High School when they were T-boned by another vehicle.

The driver of the second vehicle, Chavez, died at the scene. Her passenger, a 14-year-old female, was taken to the hospital in serious condition and the driver of the first vehicle, a 26-year-old woman was transported in critical condition.

*Correction* it was first reported that Chavez was 36 but that has since been updated.


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