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A 27-year-old man died and two others were injured Friday night in a four-car collision on state Route 9 near Lake Stevens.

Washington State Patrol reports Tyler Martel was nearing state Route 204 when he passed another northbound vehicle. Crossing the centerline, he struck a vehicle head-on and then hit two other cars.

Martel died.

His passenger and another driver were transported to Harborview Medical Center with injuries.