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Lake Zurich woman, 21, dies in fatal crash in Barrington

Updated: March 3, 2014 4:39PM

A 21-year-old Lake Zurich woman is dead following a fatal crash early Thursday in Barrington.

Police and fire officials responded to the crash at 1:37 a.m. near Ela and Hillside roads, according to a press release from the Village of Barrington. The woman was driving northbound on Ela Road when her vehicle lost control and was struck by a southbound vehicle on the passenger side, the release said.

Police pronounced 21-year-old Hannah McPartlan dead at the scene at 2:20 a.m., according to the Cook County Medical Examiner’s office.

Meanwhile, a passenger of the second vehicle was transported Good Shepherd Hospital with minor injuries, the release added.

As of 8:45 a.m., the identity of the woman was not released.

The Barrington Police Department along with the Major Crash Investigation Team and the Lake County Major Crash Assistance Team are investigating the incident.

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