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Driver killed, deputy injured in Lancaster crash

A suspected drunk driver veered into the lane of this sheriff vehicle.
A suspected drunk driver veered into the lane of this sheriff vehicle. (Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department)

A car crash early Sunday killed a driver and injured a sheriff's deputy in the Lancaster area.

The crash happened about 1:40 a.m. on Avenue F near 15th Street when a driver, suspected to be under the influence, veered into the other lane and hit the car driven by the deputy, according to Sgt. Dustin Carr.

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The driver died at the scene of the crash. The deputy was taken to the hospital with a leg injury, Carr said.

The driver of the vehicle died at the scene.
The driver of the vehicle died at the scene. (Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department)

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