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London woman dies after Laurel car crash

A 19-year-old woman has died at a Lexington hospital of injuries she suffered in a Laurel County traffic crash.

Courtny Marie Carter of London died shortly after 6 p.m. Thursday after undergoing surgery at University of Kentucky Chandler Hospital, according to the Fayette County coroner's office.

Carter was injured just before 3 p.m. Thursday on Ky. 192 in Laurel County when the vehicle in which she was riding sideswiped a van and then was hit by a third vehicle.

She died of multiple blunt force injuries, the coroner's office said.