One Dead, One Injured In Wrong-Way I-70 Crash In Frederick County, State Police Say

A 62-year-old woman was killed and a second man hospitalized after a violent crash on I-70 in Maryland, state police said.Frederick resident Margar...

September 19, 2022
2:34 AM

A 62-year-old woman was killed and a second man hospitalized after a violent crash on I-70 in Maryland, state police said.Frederick resident Margaret Maraga Yonge was pronounced dead at the scene by first responders following an early morning crash in New Market on Sunday, Sept. 11. Maryland State Police troopers from the Frederick Barrack responded to a stretch of I-70 near the 64-mile marker at approximately 7:15 a.m. on Sunday morning, where they found two vehicles involved in the crash.The preliminary investigation indicates Yonge was operating a Toyota RAV4 and traveling westbound onĀ  I-70 in Frederick County, at which point she crossed over into the eastbound lanes and crashed into a Ford Escape being driven by 61-year-old Frederick resident Guanghao Zheng.