Woman dies in head-on collision

Crash happened on US 441 near SW 90th Street

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OCALA, Fla. - A 27-year-old Jacksonville woman was killed Friday in a head-on collision on U.S. Highway 441 near Northwest 90th Street, the Florida Highway Patrol said.

Elin Peterson, 37, of Fort McCoy, Florida, was driving northbound at 11:50 p.m. She crossed over the center median, eventually crossing into oncoming traffic and crashing head-on into Adrienne Simpson's car, troopers said.

Peterson was taken to Ocala Regional Medical Center with serious injuries, troopers said.

Simpson was taken to Ocala Regional Medical Center, where she died of her injuries, troopers said.

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