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January 20, 2014 at 9:27 AM

1 dead, 1 injured when SUV crashes into pond near Kingston

Update at 4:34 p.m.| The Washington State Patrol is reporting that the driver of the car has died.

The man, identified as Thomas A. Contreras, 49, of Mount Vernon, experienced a medical emergency while traveling  east on Highway 104, according to the Kitsap Sun. Contreras died at the  hospital. The female passenger, 45, was treated and released.

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Two people have been hospitalized with serious injuries following a single-vehicle crash near Kingston.

Witnesses told authorities an SUV was heading east on state Highway 104 around 6:15 a.m. when it ran
a red light at Hansville Road, veered across the road and landed upright in a small retention pond, according to KOMO-TV. When fire crews arrived, they found two adults inside the vehicle — one conscious and the other unconscious.

Both were rushed to a hospital.

The Washington State Patrol is investigating.

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