UPDATE: Names released in deadly wrong-way crash on I-380
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Cedar Rapids police have released the names of those involved in a deadly crash on I-380 on Sunday morning.
Officer Melissa Henderson says 25-year old Kelley McLaren of Marion was killed when her car was hit by a car driven by 17-year-old Chase Goers which going the wrong way on the interstate.
Henderson says McLaren was headed north on I-380 around 3:30 a.m. Sunday between the Wright Brothers Boulevard and Swisher exits when she collided with the Goers vehicle which was headed south in the northbound lanes.
Northbound I-380 was closed for about three hours Sunday morning after the crash.
McLaren was pronounced dead at the scene, Goers was taken to the hospital. His condition is unknown.
Investigators are still trying to figure out why Goers was driving the wrong way.
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