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Victim identified in fatal Decatur crash

A Decatur woman was killed in a single-vehicle crash Sunday afternoon on U.S. 27 near County Road 850 North, the Adams County coroner said today.

Ronda L. Cowans, 49 was a passenger in an SUV that lost its rear tire and rolled over, ejecting her from the vehicle, Indiana State Police at Fort Wayne said in a statement. She died at the scene.

An autopsy conducted today determined she died from multiple blunt force trauma, the statement said.

The crash remains under investigation, state police said.