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Fatal crash on Lee Highway Sunday night

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CHATTANOOGA, TN (WRCB) -

A 69-year old woman died Sunday night in a traffic crash on Lee Highway.

Chattanooga Police responded to the crash around 8 p.m. at 6800 Lee Highway. 

Janice Raper, 69, was traveling northbound on Lee Highway attempting to make a left turn onto Hickory Valley Road. A second vehicle was traveling southbound on Lee Highway approaching the same intersection. The two vehicles collided. 

Raper was transported to a local hospital by Hamilton Co. EMS with life threatening injuries and later succumbed to those injuries. The driver and passenger of the second vehicle was transported to a local hospital with non-life threatening injuries. 

Officials say the north and south traffic signals were green allowing the second vehicle the right of way.

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