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Car accident claims the life of an elderly woman

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CHATTANOOGA (WRCB)-- A traffic accident Sunday afternoon has claimed the life of a 94-year-old woman.

According to witnesses, Paralee McWilliams was traveling on Central Avenue at a high rate of speed when she clipped the rear of a truck, and then hit a utility pole.

Police say McWilliams appeared to be having medical problems while behind the wheel.

McWilliams was transported to Erlanger, where she later died Monday morning from her injuries.

This is the 19th fatality for the City of Chattanooga this year.

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