Man killed, woman hurt in crash down Bremerton embankment

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BREMERTON, Wash. - A man was killed and a woman had to be rescued after a crash early Monday down a steep embankment in east Bremerton.

Central Kitsap Fire and Rescue said firefighters were called to the area of Bahia Vista Drive and Sylvan Way about 3 a.m.

They had to extricate the woman from the vehicle about 200 feed down a 45-degree-angle slope. She was taken to a Bremerton hospital with serious injuries. 

 The man was found dead about 25 feet from the vehicle.