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Deadly Head-on Collision Under Investigation in Md.

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KENNEDYVILLE, Md.- Maryland State Police are investigating a Monday night crash in Kent County, Md., that resulted in the death of a driver.

Troopers were called to just south of Vansant Corner Road on Maryland 213 or a motor vehicle collision just before 3:30 p.m. Upon arrival, troopers discovered two cars collided. 

Initial investigation revealed a car was traveling southbound as another was traveling northbound. The car driving in the northbound lane traveled across the double yellow lines, for an unknown reason at the time. This is when the cars collided, head-on. As a result of the collision, the driver of the car that crossed into the southbound lane died on the scene. 

The driver was identified as 70-year-old Joann Supik of Rock Hall, Md.

Supik's front seat passenger, Paul Supik was injured in the accident. The driver of the opposite car, Brooke Shaw, is 33. Both Paul and Shaw were taken to the University of Maryland Shock Trauma.

The investigation is still underway by Maryland State Police.

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