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Name of victim in fatal Leon Co. crash released

Fatal Crash
Posted at 8:07 PM, Jul 29, 2017
and last updated 2017-07-29 20:07:00-04

LEON COUNTY, Fla. (WTXL) - We now know the name of a Tallahassee woman who died after a crash caused her car to catch fire.

It happened around 4:00 a.m. Thursday on Springhill Road. According to authorities, Megan Harpster was driving southbound around a curve when she lost control and hit several trees. The impact left her car engulfed in flames.

The 22-year-old was pronounced dead at the scene. No other cars were involved.