Missoula man killed in auto accident

2013-09-29T18:03:00Z 2013-09-30T05:47:04Z Missoula man killed in auto accidentCHRIS CIOFFI ccioffi@billingsgazette.com The Billings Gazette

At 3 a.m. on Sunday, the driver of a Subaru Forester heading southbound on Gold Creek Road in Missoula was killed when his car left the road and tumbled down an embankment.

The driver, a 23-year-old Missoula man, was driving around a left-hand curve when he left the roadway.

The driver and his two passengers, a 20-year-old female and a 20-year-old male, went off the right side of the road and hit a tree.

The two passengers were not injured but the driver was pinned in the car. He was pronounced dead at St. Patrick Hospital.  

The investigation into the crash is continuing. 

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