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Interstate crash claims one life

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CHATTANOOGA, TN (WRCB) -

An early morning crash at the Interstate 75/24 junction claimed one life Thursday.

Chattanooga police say a 1997 Ford Explorer was traveling north on I-75 to I-24 west and lost control on the wet roadway. 

The Explorer lost control on the wet roadway and struck the guardrail twice.

A passenger in the rear seat, Maria Sandoval, was ejected and later succumbed to her injuries at a local hospital.

The driver and his teenage son suffered minor injuries. They were treated and released.

The family was returning home to Nebraska after vacationing with family in Florida.

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