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Mo. man killed in 'high-speed' crash

WASHINGTON COUNTY, MO (KFVS) -

A 24-year-old man was killed Saturday in what troopers are calling a high-speed crash in Washington County, Missouri.

It happened on Highway 21 at Route CC around 12:35 p.m. Saturday.

Troopers say a 2004 Impala was traveling at a high rate of speed when the driver failed to negotiate a curve to the left.  The car traveled off the right side of the road, overturned several times and hit a number of trees.

A 24-year-old St. Charles, Mo. man was killed in the crash. The driver, a 39-year-old from Pennsylvania, was taken by Life Flight helicopter to a St. Louis hospital with serious injuries.

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