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POWELL COUNTY, Ky (WYMT) - State police say a woman died in a car accident on the Mountain Parkway Thursday.
The coroner identified the victim as 62 year old Mary Elrod, of Lexington.
The crash happened just before four this afternoon at the 35 mile marker in Powell County.
State police say Elrod's car ran off the road, and flipped in the median.
Police say she died at the scene. No other vehicles were involved.