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A Waconia woman was killed Tuesday morning in a crash near Plato. 

According to Minnesota State Patrol, at 6:02 a.m., a 2012 Hyundai Sonata driven by Candice Joy Pederson, 67, of Waconia was southbound on McLeod Avenue. A 2013 Kenworth Tractor driven by William Howard Brooks II, 59, of Stewart was westbound on U.S. Highway 212.

The Sonata entered the intersection and was struck by the semitractor-trailer.

Pederson was killed in the crash. Both drivers were wearing seatbelts. 

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