Crash Monday Night In Frederick County Kills One, Injures Three Others

Police say speed was a factor in the accident

Monrovia, Md. (DG) – An accident turned deadly on Monday night in Monrovia.

The Frederick County Sheriff’s Office responded to the 5000 block of Lynn Burke Road shortly before 10 PM for a two vehicle accident.

When deputies arrived, they found a 2500 Dodge Ram Truck pulling a trailer had collided with a Cadillac sedan.

Investigators determined the Cadillac was traveling south on Lynn Burke Road, crossed the centerline, and struck the truck that was traveling northbound.

The driver of the Cadillac sustained severe injuries and was pronounced dead at the scene. The three other occupants in the vehicle were taken to area hospitals with non-life-threatening injuries.

The driver of the Dodge truck was not injured.

The investigation into the accident is ongoing. Police say speed appears to be a contributing factor in the accident