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A fatal crash in West Baltimore leaves one dead, others in stable condition

Posted: 10:38 AM, Nov 11, 2018
Updated: 2018-11-11 19:18:32-05

A fatal accident leaves one dead Saturday night in West Baltimore.

Baltimore Police Crash Team detectives arrived to the 200 block of North Monroe Street for a report of an accident at 2:43 p.m.

An early investigation discovered a crash between two vehicles. Detectives revealed that a 2008 Buick was traveling Southbound in the 200 block of Monroe Street and a 2015 Dodge was traveling Westbound in the 1700 block of West Lexington Street. The driver of the Dodge failed to make a complete stop at a stop sign, taking the Buick's right away.

The driver of the Buick struck the rear passenger door of the Dodge. The Buick continued on before hitting a parked Ford Focus.

Investigators also discovered that a 1999 Honda was traveling in the area. It is believed the driver of the Honda attempted to avoid the crash  and lost control, crashing into a street sign. The driver fled the scene before police arrived.

All occupants involved in the crash was taken to an area hospital. 

The drivers of the Buick and the Dodge are listed in stable condition. A 61 year-old female passenger of the Dodge was pronounced deceased at an area hospital.

Crash Team detectives are investigating this incident. Charges are currently pending.