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Coroner Identifies Woman Killed in Year's First Fatal Crash

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The crash happened on Flamingo Road in front of the Palms resort. The crash happened on Flamingo Road in front of the Palms resort.

LAS VEGAS -- The woman killed in the first fatal crash of the New Year has been identified by the as 73-year-old Teresa Chang.

The Clark County Coroner said Chang died of multiple blunt force trauma following a car crash on Flamingo Road near Wynn Road on Jan. 1.

According to police, Chang was driving at a high rate of speed when she turned into the Gold Coast parking lot, hit a curb, rolled her car, and hit another vehicle on Flamingo. The driver of the other vehicle was injured.

Chang was pronounced dead at University Medical Center.

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