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CT woman killed in Texas crash

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ABILENE, TX (WFSB) -

A 21-year-old girl from Connecticut was killed in a crash in Texas last week.

Police said Casey Ellis, of Bethel, was riding a bicycle on Wednesday night in Abilene, TX, where she was a student at Abilene Christian University. 

While on her bicycle, she was hit by a car, driven by 19-year-old Charles Schaefer.

Police said Ellis had entered an intersection against a red light. The driver was traveling through the intersection, having a green light, and hit Ellis. She was wearing a helmet at the time of the crash.

The investigation is ongoing.

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