A southern York County woman was killed in a single-vehicle crash in East Hopewell Township, according to state police.

Wendy Sleeger, 43, of the New Park area, was pronounced dead at the scene of the 11:55 a.m. crash on Wednesday, Aug. 28, state police said in a news release.

According to police, Sleeger was  eastbound in the 9400 block of Blue Ball Road, not far from the intersection of Lutz Road, when she lost control of her Pontiac Sunfire.

Her car hit an embankment on the opposite side of the road, flipped and landed on its roof, police said.

Sleeger was not wearing a seat belt, police said.

She was partially ejected from the car during the crash, according to York County Coroner Pam Gay, who said Sleeger died from head injuries.

She was alone in the vehicle when the crash happened, Gay said, and no autopsy is planned.

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