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One dead in Silver Spring crash

An automobile crash in downtown Silver Spring left one person dead Friday night, authorities said.

The incident occurred about 9:30 p.m. at 16th and Spring Streets.

It appeared that only one vehicle was involved, authorities said.

Clarence Williams is the night police reporter for The Washington Post and has spent the better part of 13 years standing next to crime scene tape, riding in police cars or waking officials in the middle of night to gather information about breaking news in and around Washington.


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