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One dead after crash

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One person is dead after a crash in West Charlotte.

Police say 34 year old Surya Kiran Akula died in the wreck on Yorkmont road.

Three people were taken to the hospital including a twenty-three month old toddler. That child suffered minor injuries.

Another passenger was taken to the hospital with more serious injuries. A third person in the car was hurt but should be ok.

The car ran into a telephone pole.  Authorities say it was raining heavily when the crash happened.

Authorities are investigating.

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