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Durham woman killed after being ejected from vehicle

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DURHAM, N.C. -

A 30-year-old woman Durham woman died after being involved in a traffic collision late Monday night, police said.

Rubia Hernandez Portillo was traveling westbound on Horton Road just before midnight when her Ford minivan was hit by 17-year-old Amina Baker, Durham police said. The impact forced Portillo's van to spin and overturn.

Portillo was ejected from the van. She was pronounced dead at the scene, according to authorities.

Durham police said a male passenger in Portillo's van was transported to the hospital for treatment of non life-threatening.

Baker was not injured.

No charges have been filed but the accident remains under investigation

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