CLINTON COUNTY, Ind. (WLFI) - The driver killed in a fiery two-vehicle crash in Clinton County this weekend has been identified by investigators as a 24-year-old woman from Frankfort.
The Clinton County Sheriff's Office says Cassandra Luehrs was the driver who was trapped in her car and died after the wreck.
As we previously reported, the wreck happened around 3:15 p.m. Sunday in the 3200 block of N. State Road 39.
Investigators say Luehrs' vehicle crossed the center line for an unknown reason and slammed into another car, occupied by a mother and her five children.
Both cars reportedly burst into flames when they wrecked.
The mother and her five children were able to escape their car with minor injuries.
The other car's driver – Luehrs – was trapped inside her car and died.
An autopsy on Luerhs was scheduled for 10 a.m. Tuesday.
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