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A 41-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of drunken driving after he fatally injured another motorist in Linda Vista early Thursday, police said.

The fatality at Linda Vista Road and Tait Street was reported at 12:13 a.m., according to San Diego police Officer David Stafford.

The man in custody was driving a truck that collided with a car driven by a man in his 30s, he said in a statement.

The car driver died at the scene and his passenger was taken by ambulance to a local trauma center.