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June 8, 2014 at 9:47 AM

Auburn crash leaves man dead, woman critically injured

A 2:10 a.m. crash in Auburn this morning left one man dead and a woman critically injured, according to police.

Auburn police said the car, which was being driven by the woman, struck a power pole in the 700 block of Auburn Way North. The male passenger, who was not wearing a seatbelt, died. The woman was taken to Harborview Medical Center, police said. Both people were in their early 40s.

Police are investigating, but said it was not immediately known whether drugs, alcohol or speeding were involved.

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