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Independence police release name of wreck victim

Authorities have identified a 32-year-old woman who died Saturday after losing control of her vehicle on U.S. 40 as Precious Riddle of Kansas City.

The accident occurred when Riddle was westbound on U.S. 40 near 36th Street and lost control of her 2003 Ford Explorer. The vehicle went off the road and overturned. Riddle was ejected. She died at a hospital, according to Independence police.

The accident remains under investigation.

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