FREDERICK, Md. (WJZ) — A vehicle collision on US-340 has left one man dead Sunday morning, according to Maryland State Police.

Around 4:40 a.m., police responded to a vehicle collision on westbound US-340 just west of St. Marks Road.

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Preliminary investigation revealed that a black Nissan Altima was traveling the wrong way on westbound route 340 heading east.

The Nissan then collided with a red Ford Focus traveling westbound on Route 340.

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The driver of the Nissan was identified as Tiara Marie Sprinkel, 24, of Virginia. She was transported to shock trauma in Baltimore with non-life threatening injuries.

The driver of the Ford Focus was identified as Brett Lee Warner, 55, of Maryland. Warner was pronounced deceased at the scene.

Alcohol is believed to be a contributing factor in this collision.

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The roadway was closed for approximately four hours.