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Update: Fatal Broadway Street crash under investigation; female victim identified

Staff Writer
The Shawnee News-Star

Shawnee police are investigating a fatal accident involving a vehicle hitting a tree Wednesday evening.

The accident occurred just after 6 p.m. in the area of Broadway and Federal Streets.

On Thursday, Shawnee Police Cpl. Vivian Lozano released information about the accident. She said Angela Meyers, 49, was driving a silver Honda SUV northbound on Broadway Street when that vehicle left the roadway and struck a tree in a front yard.

Meyers was pronounced dead at the scene and had no passengers, she said.

Lozano said the accident is under investigation and the accident report is not yet completed for release.

Watch for updates.