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Driver killed when car rammed traffic signal pole in northeast Lincoln, authorities say


LINCOLN, Nebraska — Authorities say a driver died after his car rammed a traffic signal pole in northeast Lincoln.

The accident occurred a little before 1:30 p.m. Sunday. Police Capt. Danny Reitan says the roadway was wet from rain, but it's uncertain whether weather played a role in the crash.

The man was alone in his car. His name hasn't been released, pending notification of relatives.

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