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Columbus woman killed in I-65 crash near Franklin

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FRANKLIN, Ind. -

State police say a woman died a crash on I-65 in Johnson County.

Twenty-one-year-old Karianne Bjordal of Columbus died when her car hit the back of a semi truck around the 86 mile marker. Both vehicles were traveling north on the interstate when the crash occurred.

ISP Sgt. Rich Myers says it appears the speed of the passenger vehicle was a contributing factor in the crash.

Bjordal was pronounced dead at the scene.

The truck driver was not injured.

The northbound lanes of I-65 were closed at Edinburgh while police investigated the crash.

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