UPDATE: Victim identified in deadly 7-vehicle crash on I-70

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TOPEKA, Kan. (KSNT) – A Manhattan woman has been identified as the victim in a 7-car crash that closed multiple lanes of I-70 in downtown Topeka Wednesday afternoon, according to the Kansas Highway Patrol.

First responders pronounced 29-year-old Brooke Rees dead on scene. Officers notified both her parents and husband of her death. On Thursday, K-State Athletics confirmed with KSNT, Rees’ husband, Tom Rees is the assistant coach for the school’s tennis team

None of the other victims appeared to have injuries.

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