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Driver Killed When Car Hits Metal Pole, Turns onto Roof

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CLAYMONT, Del. (AP)- Delaware State Police say a Philadelphia man was killed when the car he was driving hit a traffic light pole and turned onto its roof in Claymont.
    
It happened early Friday on Interstate 495. Troopers say 57-year-old Ralph James was speeding on the ramp to Philadelphia Pike when his car hit a curb, hit the concrete median and across the road.
    
Police say the car hit a traffic sign and a traffic light pole, then turned onto its roof. Authorities say James, who was not wearing a seat belt, was ejected from the car.
    
James was pronounced dead at the scene.

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