Crash in Morriston injures mother, kills daughter

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MORRISTON, Fla. (WCJB) -- A crash in Morriston on Thursday night has left an Ocklawaha mother seriously injured and daughter dead.

According to a Florida Highway Patrol report, Josie Westphal, 42, and Katie Westphal, 17, were traveling west on SE 35th Street. When they reached the curve going northbound, the vehicle continued across the shoulder and hit a tree.

Josie was taken to UF Heath Shands with serious injuries and Katie was taken to Williston Hospital where she was later pronounced dead.