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Willow woman dies in crash south of Cantwell
A 26-year-old Willow woman died in a weekend crash outside Cantwell.
Alaska State Troopers say Brittany Hyatt early Saturday morning missed a sharp left turn near Mile 195 Parks Highway.
Her sport utility vehicle left the roadway, flipped and rolled down a steep embankment. Reports say troopers estimate the SUV rolled four or five times.
Hyatt was not wearing a seat belt.
Troopers began taking 911 calls on the crash just before 2 a.m.
A trooper found Hyatt ejected from the SUV. She was declared dead at the scene.