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One dead, one hurt in pickup truck crash on Maui

HANA, MAUI (HawaiiNewsNow) -

One man was killed and another man injured after an early-morning vehicle crash in Hana.

Rescue crews were dispatched to the Hana Highway just before 5:45 a.m. Sunday after a pick-up truck crashed into a utility pole.

The driver was identified as 19-year-old John Krause of Hana. Authorities said he was thrown from the truck and was pronounced dead at the scene. Krause's 20-year-old passenger was treated at the hospital and released.

Investigators suspect speed and alcohol were factors in the crash.

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