AUBURN, Maine (AP) — Police say a driver died instantly when a car struck a tractor-trailer in Auburn, Maine.

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Deputy Police Chief Jason Moen says the driver of the small sedan was killed and the passenger was injured in the crash around 5 p.m. Tuesday. The tractor-trailer driver was unhurt.

The Sun Journal reports that the police say the car struck the back of the tractor-trailer, which was making a turn. Police didn't immediately release identities.

(Information from: Sun-Journal,