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1 dead, 1 injured in Joliet car crash

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One person is dead and another person is injured in a car accident in Joliet.

It happened at Larkin Avenue and Dellmar at about 3:20 a.m. Thursday.

Police say a Pontiac Bonneville was going southbound on Larkin when it cut in front of a GMC Yukon.

The 24-year-old driver of the Pontiac was pronounced dead at the scene.

The driver of the Yukon was taken to St. Joseph Medical Center with injuries that are not considered life-threatening.

Police say Larkin will be closed between Black and Vernon for a few hours as they continue to conduct a reconstruction of the accident.

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