Crash Closes Baltimore Tunnel For 90 Minutes

BALTIMORE (AP) — Maryland Transportation Authority Police say a crash closed the Baltimore Harbor Tunnel for about 90 minutes.

Police say a car exiting the tunnel crossed over into oncoming traffic and caused a six-car crash about 8 a.m. Wednesday. The tunnel reopened about 9:30 a.m.

Maryland Transportation Authority Police Sgt. Jonathan Green says one person sustained life threatening and three others suffered non-life threatening injuries. All four were taken to the University of Maryland Shock Trauma Center.

Green said investigators were looking into why the car crossed over into oncoming traffic.

(Copyright 2012 by The Associated Press. All Rights Reserved.)


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