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The Portland Press Herald reported that was on the phone with her fiancé, Brittanie Lynn Ritchie, when a pine-tree branch fell and hit her car during a windstorm that killed her instantly.

“It happened really quick,” Ritchie told Maine’s Morning Sentinel publication. “She has a phone mounted in her vent. I just heard a crash, and then there was nothing. She didn’t see the tree coming. It was instant.” 

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A tribute to Hager’s life will be planned in Pittsburgh, Pa. and another maybe in Florida where Hager’s other relatives and friends can attend according to Ritchie. 

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Who exactly was Hager? Scroll through the gallery below to learn five things about the departed .