Man dead, 3 others hospitalized in 4-car crash in DC, police say

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A man is dead and three other people were sent to hospitals after a four-car crash in D.C. Friday morning, according to authorities.

D.C. Police say the crash happened on South Capitol Street, SE between Forrester Street and 1st Street, SW. Officers say the collision left the one man dead and put three others in the hospital with non life-threatening injuries.

South Capital Street and Galveston Street, SW were closed as police and emergency crews responded to the crash but have since reopened. Police say traffic is being diverted onto Mississippi Avenue to Livingston Road, SE.

The cause of the crash remains under investigation.

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