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Fatal Crash in Somerset County

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EDEN, Md.- Maryland State Police confirm one person has died as a result of a single-vehicle accident in Eden. Police say it happened Saturday night on Polks Road, in the area of New Road.

Upon arrival at approximately 9:33 p.m., responding personnel found the passenger, a 35-year-old white male from Marion, deceased at the scene.

Troopers the vehicle was traveling north on Polks Road when it failed to negotiate a right hand curve and traveled off the shoulder of the roadway, striking a ditch and wooden fence. 

Police said the front-seat passenger of the vehicle was ejected as a result of the crash. They said the driver of the vehicle, a 25-year-old black male from Eden, was transported to Peninsula Regional Medical Center in Salisbury for treatment of non-life-threatening injuries. 

The crash remains under investigation.

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