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Driver dies in crash at Howe and Fair Oaks

A woman died early Monday morning when a car she was driving hit a traffic light pole on Howe Avenue.

The 27-year-old woman has not yet been identified.

The driver was traveling southbound on Howe Avenue about 1 a.m. Monday when her vehicle hit a traffic pole at the intersection with Fair Oaks Boulevard. The woman died at the scene.

A 28-year-old female passenger was taken to a hospital with serious injuries, according to a Sacramento police department activity report.