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Woman dies in Chatham County wreck

Posted October 3, 2011 8:21 a.m. EDT

North Carolina State Highway Patrol officials are investigating the cause of an early morning crash that killed a woman in Chatham County Monday.

Authorities said Casey Estridge, 27, of Bennett, was driving east on N.C. Highway 42 when she crossed the center lane and ran off the road into an embankment.

Estridge was ejected from her Nissan Altima after it flipped several times, troopers said.

Officials are still trying to determine a cause of the crash. No other information was available.