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An 18-year-old Rathdrum man died and three others injured in a two-vehicle collision this afternoon on State Highway 41 near Twin Lakes.

According to Idaho State Police, Tytus W. Aske, 18, Spirit Lake, was driving a dark blue 2001 Volkswagen Jetta south on SH 41 near mile 12.4 when, att about 1:44 p.m., he lost control, slid broadside into the northbound lane and into the path of a green 2002 Ford pickup driven by Ronnie L. Vaughn, 68, Priest River.

Aske's passenger, 18-year-old Andrew S. Lucas, Rathdrum, was pronounced dead at the scene.

Both drivers and Vaughn's passenger, Debra A. Vaughn, 65, Priest River, were transported to Kootenai Health. All involved were wearing seatbelts.

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