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October 21, 2013 at 2:11 PM

Teen in crash with King County deputy dies

A 17-year-old involved in a collision with a deputy’s patrol car early Sunday in Kent has died of his injuries, according to the King County Sheriff’s Office.

Sgt. Cindi West says the teen died Sunday at Harborview Medical Center in Seattle. She says two other teens in his car were treated at a hospital and released. The deputy suffered a sprained wrist.

The cars collided at an intersection and the crash remains under investigation.

West says the deputy had a green light. One of the surviving passengers in the other car said they had been racing.

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