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18-year-old killed in Md. crash

GAITHERSBURG, Md. (WUSA9) – An 18-year-old woman was killed Sunday in a single-vehicle crash in Maryland, Montgomery County police said.

The crash happened around 3 p.m. in the area of 12860 Travilah Road.

According to police, a Dodge Viper was heading west on Travilah Road when, for unknown reasons, left the road and struck a brick wall.

The driver, 21-year-old Brandon Bussard, was transported to hospital with non-life-threatening injuries. His passenger, 18-year-old Christina Koutsoukos, was transported by helicopter to the hospital with life-threatening injuries. She later died from her injuries.

Detectives are now investigating if speed was a factor.  

The crash is still under investigation.

Anyone with information regarding this collision is asked to contact the Collision Reconstruction Unit at 240-773-6620.

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