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Mercer woman dies in Anderson crash

A Mercer County woman died after a two-car crash Wednesday night on U.S. 127 in Anderson County, Kentucky State Police said.

Rosemary B. Spurlock, 65, of Salvisa was flown to University of Kentucky Hospital, where she died, state police said in a news release.

The driver of the other car, Francis R. Downs Jr., 28, of Bardstown, was not injured.

Police said Spurlock was attempting to cross both northbound lanes of U.S. 127 to go south when her 1998 Chevrolet Malibu was struck by a northbound 1999 Toyota Camry driven by Downs.

The crash happened shortly before 6:30 p.m. Wednesday, police said.