Woman Killed In Northeast Car Crash

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    TK

    D.C. Police are investigating a fatal car accident that took place in Northeast early Saturday morning.

    Investigators say that a 2003 Hyundai was traveling south on Division Avenue, Northeast when it veered off the road and struck a light pole located on the southwest corner of the intersection of Division Avenue and Ames Street, Northeast at around 1:35 a.m.

    After hitting the pole, investigators say the car also hit a brick retaining wall.

    The female passenger in the car, whose name has not been released, was pronounced dead at the scene of the accident. The driver, also a woman, was taken to a local hospital and listed in critical condition.

    A cause of the accident has not yet been determined.