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One Teenager Dies and One is Hospitalized in an Early Morning Accident

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TOPPENISH, Wash. (AP) - A teenager has died in a one-car

accident northwest of Toppenish early Tueday morning.  State

Patrol Troopers say 18-year-old Beatrice Johns was driving a 1998

Oldsmobile Cutlass that overturned at Branch Road near Campbell Road. She was

pronounced dead at the scene, a passenger was injured slightly and

a second passenger escaped injury.

An investigation is underway.

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