Fatal accident on Route 340

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FREDERICK COUNTY, Md. (WDVM) — One person is dead after a crash on Route 340 at Catoctin Creek Friday afternoon.

It was around 4 p.m when a 2017 Hyundai Sante Fe reportedly crossed the median and drove into oncoming traffic. The Hyundai then reportedly struck a 2017 Subaru station wagon head-on. 

Two other vehicles also were damaged in the accident.

The driver of the Hyundai was pronounced dead.

The cause of the crash is unknown. 

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