Woman survives crash, killed while trying to get things from wrecked car

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LONG ISLAND, NY — A woman who walked away from a rollover crash died while trying to get her belongings from the wrecked car.

This happened early Sunday morning on a highway on Long Island.

Brittany Leith crawled out her wrecked car. and other drivers helped her to safety.

But she insisted on going back to the car and was struck by another car as she ran across the busy highway.

She was 25 and leaves behind a three-year-old daughter.