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Wrong-way driver dies in crash

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KNOXVILLE (KWWL) -

A driver died in a wrong-way crash this weekend in Marion County.

Authorities were called to Exit 62 on Highway 92 for a minivan driver traveling east in the westbound lane of traffic at 7:02 a.m. Saturday.

Moments later, the driver collided with a semi.

The minivan driver died, and the semi driver was treated on scene.

According to Iowa State troopers, Malloree Murphy, 22, of Pleasantville died in that crash.

Troopers say they're not sure why she was driving the wrong way.

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