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Woman killed in West Bridgewater rollover crash

A 70-year-old woman died after a West Bridgewater rollover crash Saturday morning, according to State Police.

Ruth Nickerson, 70, of West Bridgewater, was driving north on Route 24 at 8:20 a.m. when she lost control of her 2005 Ford Five Hundred and crashed between exits 16 and 17, State Police said. She was ejected from the sedan during the single-car crash.

State Police said Nickerson was transported to Good Samaritan Medical Center in Brockton, where she later died.

The left and middle lanes of Route 24 were temporarily closed while officials cleared the scene, State Police said.

Officials are investigating the cause of the crash. No further information was immediately available.