CLEAR SPRING, Md. (AP) — Maryland State Police say two people are dead after a wrong-way crash on Interstate 70 in Washington County.
Troopers were called to eastbound I-70 near Clear Spring for a report of a crash early Thursday.READ MORE: Police ID Men Killed In Dorchester County Double Homicide
Police say a Buick Century traveling westbound in the eastbound fast lane hit a Buick Lacrosse head-on.READ MORE: Weather Alert Day For Friday And Saturday Due To Snow Potential
Police say the driver of the Century, 44-year-old Christopher Crites of Little Orleans, and the driver of the Lacrosse, Marcy Kauffman of Williamsport, were both pronounced dead on the scene. No one else was in either car and there were no other injuries.
Police say they don’t know why Crites was traveling in the wrong direction. They say the investigation into the crash is continuing.MORE NEWS: Friends, Family Remember Lost Baltimore Firefighters In Procession To Funeral Homes
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