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Two injured, one dies in separate crashes within an hour

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FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WPTA 21) -

One person is dead and two people are in serious condition after separate crashes Friday morning.

The first crash happened around 7:55 Friday morning. Police say it appears one of the vehicles involved in the crash disregarded a stop sign and entered into the path of the other vehicle. The driver of the first vehicle was trapped in the vehicle for a short period of time before they could be extricated. Both drivers were transported to a local hospital in serious condition.

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The second crash happened around 8:30 Friday morning. Police say a van was turning from Leesburg Road onto Rapp road when it pulled in front of a motorcycle. The motorcyclist was taken from the scene in critical condition. He was later pronounced dead. The people inside the van were not injured.

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Police continue to investigate both crashes. 

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