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1 person dead, another injured in head-on crash on Route 140 in Gardner


GARDNER, Massachusetts — Gardner police say one person was killed and another was taken to the hospital following an early-morning head-on crash in the city.

Police say a passenger vehicle and a commercial vehicle collided head-on on Route 140 at about 4:20 a.m. Friday.

The driver of the passenger vehicle died. The operator of the commercial vehicle was taken to UMass Medical Center in Worcester with non-life threatening injuries. Both drivers were alone.

No names were released. This accident remains under investigation.

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