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A single-vehicle crash on Thursday, June 13, has claimed the life of a Mobile man.

Christopher Brian Encalada, 20, was a passenger in a 2008 Chevrolet Silverado traveling north on McFarland Road near Dawes Road when it left the roadway, struck a utility pole and overturned.

Encalada, who was not using a seat belt, and the 16-year-old driver were transported to a local hospital where Encalada was pronounced dead.

The driver’s injuries are not believed to be life-threatening.

No further information is available as troopers continue to investigate.

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