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Benton, Kentucky woman seriously hurt in crash

MCCRACKEN COUNTY, KY (KFVS) -

A Benton, Kentucky woman was fighting for her life at a hospital in Evansville Indiana Thursday morning. 

Dedra Engel, 42, was injured in a car crash in McCracken County Wednesday night.

Deputies say Engel was southbound on Oaks Road when her car ran off the road, hit a metal culvert and flipped several times.

Engel was trapped inside the vehicle. Firefighters from Hendren had to cut the car apart to get her out.

A helicopter later flew Engel to a hospital in Evansville.

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