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Man Killed After Driving Wrong Way On I-95

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(Credit: AP)

(Credit: AP)

LAUREL, Md. (AP) — One man is dead after driving his car the wrong way on Interstate 95 in Prince George’s County and crashing head-on with a tractor-trailer.

Maryland State Police say Christian Allen Knight, 22, of Olney was killed in the crash early Sunday. The driver of the truck, Vernelle Crudup of Wendell, N.C., was taken to a hospital for evaluation.

Northbound I-95 was closed for several hours while police investigated and the crash scene was cleared.

Investigators say it’s not clear why Knight was driving the wrong way on the interstate.

(Copyright 2013 by The Associated Press. All Rights Reserved.)

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