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JERSEY COUNTY, IL (KPLR) – A Collinsville woman was killed Saturday night in a car crash in Jersey County.

Illinois State Police say 26-year-old Mallory Barrs was killed when she crossed the center line to pass several vehicles and struck another vehicle head-on.

The accident happened on Illinois route 267 at Albrite Acres.

Investigators say the other driver; a man from Medora, Illinois was flown via helicopter to a St. Louis hospital.