Woman dies after vehicle crashes into ditch in east Columbus

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COLUMBUS, Ohio - Columbus police are investigating what caused a woman to drive a car off the roadway and into a ditch.

Officers were called at 7:39 a.m. to 5900 block of Little Brook Way in east Columbus after reports of a vehicle crash.

According to police, 23-year-old Ndeye Diop was traveling southbound on McNaughten Road when she lost control of her vehicle.

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Police said she traveled off of the west side of the road and into a ditch where she collided with a concrete culvert.

Diop was severely injured and died as a result of the collision.

Investigators are working to determine how the crash happened.

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