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1 dead after 4-car crash in Oxon Hill

Sunday - 8/25/2013, 2:06am  ET

OXON HILL, Md. - Police in Prince George's County are investigating a four-car crash in Oxon Hill in which one man died.

Police say they were called to the 7400 block of Indian Head Highway around 3:30 a.m. Saturday and that arriving officers pronounced one of the drivers dead at the scene. Police say a preliminary investigation suggests the deceased driver was struck by another car shortly after making a U-turn. That crash caused secondary collisions, and two other people were transported to hospitals to be treated for injuries. Those injuries do not appear to be life-threatening.

Police say alcohol and speed appear to be factors in the crash. An investigation is ongoing. Police did not release the name of the driver who died.


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