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92-year-old woman dies in morning accident

A 92-year-old woman was killed Sunday morning in an accident on the west side of Evansville.

The accident occurred at the intersection of SR 66 and University Parkway just before 11:00 a.m. The Vanderburgh Sheriff's Office says they woman was 92-year-old Eileen H. Grubb of Evansville. 

Authorities say Grubb was traveling north on University Parkway and failed to stop at a stop sign. They say she was hit by an SUV traveling east on Diamond that was unable to stop in time.

Officials say the Grubb died at the scene and an elderly couple in the white SUV was transported by ambulance to Deaconess with non-life threatening injuries.

A portion of that intersection was closed for about an hour.

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