UPDATE: Woman dies in Marion County crash, troopers say

Pickup, dump truck involved, officials say

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MARION COUNTY, Fla. – A woman is dead following a crash in Marion County, according to the Florida Highway Patrol.

Troopers said the crash, which involved a dump truck and pickup truck, took place Tuesday before noon at NW 70th Avenue and NW 72nd Court.

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A 57-year-old man was traveling south on County Road 225A when he crossed into the northbound lanes, striking the dump truck, according to a crash report. A 27-year-old woman was driving the vehicle and died after the impact, troopers say.

The victim’s name has not been released.