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Crash kills Colorado woman and critically injures Bird Island man


OLIVIA - A 34-year old Colorado woman was killed and a Bird Island man was critically injured Thursday afternoon in a two-vehicle crash south of Olivia.

Jennifer Hengel, a 1992 graduate of the MACCRAY School District who was living in Colorado Springs, Colo. was killed.

Her 2003 Dodge Stratus collided with a 2002 Freightliner semi driven by Gordon Sing, 61, of Bird Island. Sing was critically injured.

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Carolyn Lange
A reporter for more than 30 years, Carolyn Lange covers county government and regional news with the West Central Tribune.
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