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      Benjamin speaks to police about crash

      Benjamin's Mercedes SUV after the crash

      Columbia's Mayor-Elect Steve Benjamin spoke with police Monday about the wreck that sent hotel worker Deborah Rubens to the hospital in critical condition.

      A spokesman confirmed Benjamin spoke with investigators, but wouldn't comment on the specifics citing the ongoing police investigation.

      Rubens remains in the hospital with a brain injury, broken collarbone and broken pelvis.

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