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Man dead, two others injured in head-on collision in Vista

VISTA, CA – A man was killed in a head-on crash on Vale Terrace Drive in Vista yesterday afternoon, according to the Times of San Diego.

The crash happened in the 1000 block of Vale Terrace Drive at about 1:35 p.m., as the driver of a white Mazda sedan was reportedly traveling at a high rate of speed. The driver then lost control of the vehicle, then crashed head-on with a Chevrolet Silverado pickup truck.

The driver of the Mazda was taken to the hospital, and there he was later pronounced dead.

His 44-year-old passenger sustained severe injuries in the crash and was taken to the hospital for treatment.

The driver of the Silverado, a 77-year-old man, was taken to the hospital in La Jolla with severe injuries. He was expected to survive his injuries.

The accident remains under investigation.

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