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VAN WERT ó The Van Wert Police Department on Monday was investigating a fatal accident that happened Friday night in the 800 block of North Washington Street.At about 6:50 p.m. Friday, Roginadon M. Wilkinson-Workman, 34, of Van Wert, was driving her 1998 Plymouth Voyager south on North Washington Street when she went left of the center line and crashed into a 1995 Buick driven by Ronald L. Braun, 63, of Sebring, Fla., who was driving north.Witnesses said Wilkinson-Workmanís van suddenly veered left of center into the northbound lane. The collision caused the Braun vehicle to spin counterclockwise and it came to a rest in the front yard at 872 N. Washington St. The Wilkinson-Workman vehicle came to rest in the center turn lane of the roadway.Emergency workers took Braunís passenger, Jacquelyn S. Braun, 57, of Sebring, Fla., and Wilkinson-Workman to Van Wert County Hospital, where Braun died. Wilkinson-Workman was transferred to Parkview Memorial Hospital in Fort Wayne, Ind., where her condition was unavailable Monday evening.The Brauns had recently moved to Sebring, Fla., from Van Wert.Police investigators said they believe Wilkinson-Workman may have had a pre-existing medical condition she was unaware of that may have contributed to the accident.

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