One dead after car falls onto highway

Apr 19, 2014

One person is dead and another being is questioned after a fiery crash on the Kensington Expressway this morning.

Police are reporting that two vehicles were racing along Main Street in the early hours this morning. One vehicle took a turn the wrong way down Woodlawn Avenue. That car crashed through the guardrail at Humboldt Parkway, tumbling down onto the expressway and bursting into flames. Authorities were unable to save the victim.

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Reports indicate that the second vehicle also crashed. That driver is being questioned.

Police continue to investigate the scene. The Kensington remains closed in both directions between Best Street and the 198.