Two people died in a one-vehicle crash on SR 8 near Olympia.

The Washington State Patrol said a man and a woman died when the vehicle they were in left the roadway, struck a tree and split into two pieces.

Troopers say a 19-year-old man from Montesano was driving. He was not wearing a seatbelt and was ejected from the vehicle. The passenger was a 19-year-old woman from McCleary.

Both were dead at the scene.

Troopers say speed was a factor in the crash.

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