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Young woman dies after car accident in Richland

RICHLAND, Wash. - A 22-year-old Richland woman died at the hospital after a car accident in Richland. 

Police said 51-year-old David Pleake was drunk when his car crashed into a Mazda 626 which was driven by Samantha Semmern

It happened yesterday night around 8 o'clock at the corner of Highway 240 and Van Geisen.

Police said she died at Kadlec Medical Center from her injuries.  Both cars were totaled. 

Today friends and family left flowers at the intersection where the accident happened to remember the woman.

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