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1 Dead In Head-On Collision With Onion Truck

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HERMISTON, Ore. (AP) - Oregon State Police say a woman was killed near Hermiston, Ore., when her car collided head-on with a tractor-trailer rig hauling onions.
    
Police say the woman was trying to pass another vehicle Wednesday. She was not immediately identified.
    
The Oregonian reports (http://is.gd/MK4sWJ ) that both vehicles caught fire and flames spread to a nearby field.
    
Police say the truck driver escaped the burning truck with minor injuries.
    

  

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