The Frederick Police Department is continuing its investigation into the fatal collision that occurred this morning on Rt 40 in the area of Rt 15. As of this time, all travel lanes are open to regular traffic.
The identities of the vehicle drivers will not be released at this time. The collision involved two vehicles in the westbound lanes of travel. One driver was pronounced dead at the scene and the other was flown by MSP aviation from the scene for advanced care. The injuries to that driver are not considered life threatening. No other information will be released at this time.
Officer preparing release:
Sgt. Eric Stanley