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Christian Allen Knight killed in I-95 crash

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(WJLA) - An Olney man was killed in a wrong-way crash on I-95 early Sunday.

Police say Christian Allen Knight, 22, was driving a Nissan Altima southbound on northbound I-95 when he collided head-on with a tractor-trailer.

Knight was pronounced dead on scene.

The crash happened just prior to the Intercounty Connector around 3:30 a.m. and closed the northbound lanes for over three hours.

The driver of the tractor trailer, Vernelle Crudup, was transported to Laurel Regional Hospital for evaluation.

Police do not know why Knight was driving the wrong way on the interstate.

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