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Four teenagers were killed Monday morning when the car they were riding in slammed into a utility poll on the side of a road in Karatsu, Saga Prefecture, police said.

The four dead are company worker Masaki Nakazato, 19, construction worker Daishi Masumoto, 19, and high school students Naomi Shidahara and Kaori Tsutsui, both 17, according to police.

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