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1 killed in Pa. Turnpike crash

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NEWVILLE, Pa. (WHTM) -

A crash on the Pennsylvania Turnpike in Cumberland County killed a New Jersey woman and injured five other people.

Dorothy Talton, 82, of Atco, New Jersey, died after she was ejected from one of three vehicles involved in the crash Wednesday night near Newville, according to Coroner Charley Hall.

Talton was a passenger in the vehicle. She was pronounced dead at the scene from traumatic blunt force injuries, Hall said.

The crash occurred shortly before 11 p.m. in the eastbound lanes.

The Turnpike was closed eastbound from Carlisle to Breezewood while state police investigated.

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