31-year-old woman killed in I-95 crash in Norwood

Her car struck another vehicle before it entered the median, police say.

An Avon woman was killed Sunday evening when her car hit another vehicle and veered off  I-95 in Norwood, according to police.

The 31-year-old woman was traveling southbound on the highway around 5:40 p.m. when her 2006 Ford Fusion exited the left lane and struck a 2018 Toyota Corolla in the middle lane, a preliminary investigation by Massachusetts State Police indicated.

Her car then entered the median and stopped against a tree about a half mile north of Exit 11A, authorities said in a statement.

The woman, who has not been identified, was brought to Norwood Hospital, where she was pronounced dead, according to police. The driver of the Toyota, a 37-year-old Sharon man who was alone in his car, was not injured, officials said.

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The crash remained under investigation later Sunday night.

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