Woman Killed In Palisade Car Crash Identified

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The woman who died when her SUV ran off the road and into the Colorado River near Palisade on Sunday evening has been identified.

The Mesa County Coroner has identified the woman as 30-year-old Anna Costillo of Palisade.

CSP reported that Costillo and an unidentifed female toddler were both ejected from the vehicle. The toddler was taken to the hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.

The coroner says Costillo’s cause of death was multiple blunt force injuries.

Toxicology tests are still in progress. CSP says they are looking at excessive speed as a possible cause of the accident.

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