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Woman dies days after crash at Merrillville intersection

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MERRILLVILLE — A Gary woman died at a Chicago hospital last week as a result of injuries she suffered in a crash more than a week ago in Merrillville, officials said.

Tamika Brown, 44, was injured in a crash about 5 p.m. Oct. 9 at 73rd Avenue and Broadway, according to the Cook County medical examiner's office.

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Brown was pronounced dead about 10 p.m. Thursday at University of Chicago Medical Center, the office said.

Merrillville police did not immediately respond to a request for comment.


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