A 26-year-old Shakopee woman died Wednesday after her car ran off the road and crashed into a tree. Her 4-year-old son survived the crash.
Trachanda Hamilton was taking a ramp onto County Road 21 in Scott County when she lost control of the vehicle on the wet roadway and hit a tree, according to the Minnesota State Patrol. She died a little before 5 p.m.
She was wearing a seat belt, and her airbag deployed.
Her son Elijah suffered minor injuries.
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