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Name of Mesaba Ave. Crash Victim Released

A 24-year-old man is dead following a crash on Mesaba Avenue Thursday. A 24-year-old man is dead following a crash on Mesaba Avenue Thursday.  |  Photo: WDIO

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Updated: November 08, 2019 11:27 AM

Police have identified the man who died in a Mesaba Avenue crash as 24-year-old Gabriel Zachariah Stunkel of Duluth.

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The single-vehicle crash happened at 4:38 a.m. Thursday on Mesaba Avenue at West 5th Street. Stunkel was pronounced dead at the scene.

Police say their preliminary investigation found that he driver was unable to negotiate a curve and crashed into a light pole. Police said he was not wearing a seatbelt.

Police are continuing to investigate the crash.

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