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HOUSTON A young man was killed in a single-car crash at Cypress Rosehill and Huffmeister Wednesday night, Precinct 4 deputies said.

It happened around 9 p.m.

Deputies said a driver in a Toyota was traveling northbound on Cypress Rosehill at a high rate of speed when he lost control and smashed into two power poles.

The driver was killed on impact.

Witnesses told investigators a second car was speeding alongside the Toyota before the crash, but that car did not stop.

Deputies said they could not confirm if the two cars were racing.

The victim s identity was not released.

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