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American figure skater Alexandra Paul dies in car crash

Her son, who was also in the car, miraculously survived.

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American ice dancer Alexandra Paul died in a car accident.

She was reportedly in one of seven vehicles that were rammed by a truck on August 22.

Also in the car was her 10-month-old son Charlie, who survived.

The figure skater competed at the Sochi Olympics with Mitchell Islam. The couple took 18th place in the tournament.