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Mineral Point woman killed in car accident

A Mineral Point woman was killed early Saturday when her 2005 Honda Accord overturned in Washington County.

According to the Missouri Highway Patrol, Stephanie A. Hochstatter, 29, was southbound on Route U at 12:20 a.m. when the Accord went off the right side of the road. Hochstatter overcorrected to the left and the vehicle went off the left side of the road. It struck an embankment, overturned and came to rest on its side, .2 mile north of Zinc Mine Road.

Hochstatter, who had not been wearing a seat belt, was ejected from the vehicle and died at the scene.

Damage to the Accord was listed as total.

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