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Former CEO Of Chesapeake Energy Dies In Car Crash

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March 2 (Reuters) - Former Chesapeake Energy Corp Chief Executive Aubrey McClendon has died in a car accident, CNBC reported on Wednesday, citing Oklahoma City police

McClendon was charged on Tuesday with conspiring to rig bids to buy oil and natural gas leases in Oklahoma, the Justice Department said.

McClendon drove into a wall, causing a fatal crash, CNBC tweeted. (Reporting by Arathy S Nair in Bengaluru; Editing by Sriraj Kalluvila)

Reuters has been covering the incident on Twitter:

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