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Car Plunges Into Moscow River After Collision, Killing Man

Three cars collided on a bridge on the Moscow Ring Road (MKAD) on Monday morning, pushing one of the cars into the Moscow River and killing a man inside the vehicle.

A 19-year-old woman also suffered serious injuries and was sent to a hospital. Police are still trying to determine the cause of the crash, which happened around 2 a.m. in the city's northwest, the Interfax news agency reported.

The man's age was not revealed. Another two people sustained only minor injuries and refused hospitalization.

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