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Tripoli woman killed after hitting tree in Bremer County

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BREMER COUNTY (KWWL) -

A Tripoli woman is dead after her vehicle drifted off into the ditch and struck a tree.

The crash happened Wednesday afternoon just after 3:30 p.m. on C-33 about 1/2 mile west of Highway 63.

Kathleen Kerr, 67, of Tripoli was westbound on C-33 when her vehicle drifted off the right side of the roadway and struck a tree in the ditch.

Kerr was trapped in the vehicle and suffered severe injuries.

Area emergency crews worked to treat and extricate Kerr at the scene.

She was transported by Lifeguard Air Ambulance to Iowa City. Kerr died from her injuries after getting to Iowa City.

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