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Woman dies at UK Hospital after Springfield crash

An 85-year-old Leitchfield woman died Wednesday at University of Kentucky Chandler Hospital after a crash in Springfield.

Mallie Freeman was the passenger in a 2001 Pontiac Grand-Am that collided with a tractor-trailer at the intersection of U.S. Highway 150 and Ky. Highway 555.

The wreck occurred just after 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, and Freeman was taken first to Springview Hospital in Lebanon. She was later transferred to UK Hospital where she died about 3:30 p.m.