Accident in Easton woman driving down wrong side the road on Route 50.

| December 12, 2017 | 0 Comments

EASTON, Md. – Maryland State Police investigating a four-vehicle crash Monday night in Talbot County involving a car driving the wrong way down U.S. Route 50.


It happened around 8:45pm on Route 50 near Skipton Landing Road in Easton, police said.
According to a preliminary investigation, a green Nissan, being driven by Katie Cray Long, 43, of Centerville, Maryland, was traveling westbound in the eastbound lanes of US Rt. 50. During this time the Easton Barrack said they received multiple 911 calls about the vehicle. A Short time later, the Easton Barrack was notified that a vehicle in that area was involved in a head-on collision.


Upon arrival, police said they learrned Long had struck three vehicles, one being head-on in the front passenger side of the vehicle.
Long and the passenger of the vehicle that was hit head on were flown to University of Maryland Shock Trauma, police said. Based on evidence at scene, Long is being investigated for driving under the influence of Alcohol and Prescription Drugs, according to police.


US Rt. 50 was closed for approximately two hours at the site of the collision while investigators from the Maryland State Police Easton Barrack investigated the collision.


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