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Police investigate fatal Dearborn crash

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DEARBORN COUNTY, IN (FOX19) -

A woman is dead and a child is critically injured following a crash in Dearborn County.

It happened Monday evening around 6:00 p.m. on State Road 1 near Zimmer Road in Dover.

Police say that Lori Dennison, 38, of Fishers, Ind. died following a collision with a semi truck.

Authorities say that Dennison was headed northbound when her vehicle crossed the center line and struck an oncoming semi head-on. After impact, both vehicles ran off the side of the roadway.

Dennison was pronounced dead at the scene. A 5-year-old child, believed to be Dennison's son, was transported to Children's Hospital and is in critical condition.

The driver of the semi, 54-year-old Natalie Paine, suffered minor injuries.

The crash remains under investigation.

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