Rear End Collision Results in Fatal Car Accident
A fatal car accident occurred on Route 1 on February 5, 2014 when a box truck caused a rear end collision, according to Howard County Police. Police reported that two cars were stopped in the through lane of Route 1. One car apparently was preparing to make a turn into Center Shopping Center.
Howard County Police were still investigating the cause of the fatal car accident. Police were trying to determine why the cars were attempting to turn left into the shopping center from the through lane when a turn lane was available.
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