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A Dadeville woman died in a car crash this weekend.

According to Alabama Law Enforcement Agency senior trooper Michael Carswell, Jarkia Jarnae Payne, 21, died in a single-vehicle crash Saturday night.

The accident occurred at 8:31 p.m. Saturday when Payne's 2000 Nissan Maxima went off the roadway and struck a tree. Payne was ejected from the vehicle and pronounced dead at the scene.

The crash occurred on Highway 50 at the 29-mile marker, approximately 5 miles north of Camp Hill.

Nothing further is available as ALEA's highway patrol troopers continue to investigate.