Man dies, woman injure in Auburn car collision

AUBURN — Auburn police say one man was killed and a woman was critically injured in a single vehicle car crash on Sunday in Auburn.

Commander Mike Hirman said it appears the man who died was not wearing a seatbelt. He said the man and woman are in their early forties.

Hirman said the car was traveling on an Auburn street around 2 a.m. on Sunday when it struck a power pole, shattering the front of the car.

The investigation is on-going and they don’t know yet if speed, alcohol or drugs played a role.

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