Crash involving 3 dump trucks, 1 tractor trailer closes Rt. 70 in Frederick

Posted at 10:08 AM, Jan 25, 2017
and last updated 2017-01-25 10:33:34-05

A crash involving three dump trucks and a tractor trailer caused a fire and shut down westbound Rt. 70 in Frederick Wednesday morning.

One person died in the crash, according to Maryland State Police.

The incident occurred at the 70/15/340 interchange. Rt. 70 westbound is closed until further notice.

No other injuries have been reported at this time. Motorists are advised to avoid the area.

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