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Region 8 woman killed in single car accident

RIPLEY COUNTY, MO (KAIT) – A Missouri woman was killed after the car she was riding in crashed in a tree Thursday afternoon.

The accident happened on Route C in Ripley County, about a half-a-mile north of Briar.

According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol, Charles Keil lost control of the car, ran off the road and hit a tree.

Brigitt Lewis was killed in the accident. MSHP says she was not wearing her seat belt at the time of the accident. Keil received only minor injuries in the accident, and MSHP said he was wearing his seat belt.

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