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18-year-old dies in rollover near Evansville

An 18-year-old Evansville woman died in a one-vehicle rollover north of Evansville early Tuesday morning.

Rae Danielle Dropps was driving south on County Road 1 at about 1 a.m. when her vehicle left the road near the address of 13201 County Road 1 NW, Evansville, according to the Douglas County Sheriff's Office.

After entering the ditch on the left side of the road, the vehicle slid sideways, struck a driveway embankment and became airborne.

The vehicle landed on its roof, causing extensive damage.

Dropps died at the scene.

The crash is still under investigation.

Emergency personnel that responded to the scene included the sheriff's office, the Evansville First Responders and Fire Department, and North Ambulance.

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