Woman may have had med issue before crash

SONOMA COUNTY, Calif.

Carolyn Dusharme, 81, was pronounced dead at the scene of the 9:50 a.m. crash near the intersection of Fifth Street West and Leveroni Road outside of Sonoma, CHP Officer Jaret Paulson said.

Dusharme drove south on Fifth Street West through a four-way stop and continued driving half a mile through the T-intersection at Leveroni Road, Paulson said.

The car went through a metal guardrail and into a field, missing two trees, Paulson said.

The Mitsubishi then dove nose first into a creek and flipped onto the driver's side, Paulson said.

Alcohol or drugs are not considered factors in the crash, Paulson said.

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