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Woman killed in Fontana speedway Indy crash

ABC7 Eyewitness News HD covering Los Angeles and Southern California.

October 16, 2010 12:00:00 AM PDT
A woman was killed while driving a replica Indy race car at the Auto Club Motor Speedway in Fontana on Friday.The San Bernardino County coroner said 24-year-old Ashley Phalen of Los Angeles died after slamming the car into a wall at a high rate of speed.

Phalen was participating in the Mario Andretti Driving Experience event.

The event gives people the opportunity to drive race cars, reaching speeds up to 160 miles per hour.

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