Police: 25-year-old man dies after crash involving tractor-trailer on interstate in Md.

Map of Maryland. (ABC7)

A 25-year-old man is dead after an early morning crash Friday in Frederick, Maryland, police said.

According to Maryland State Police, the driver of a Honda Accord crashed into the back of a tractor-trailer while driving in the westbound lanes of Interstate 70 at Route 85 shortly before 4 a.m.

Police say there were three people in the vehicle at the time of the crash but only one of the passengers stayed on the scene of the crash because a good Samaritan stopped and transported the driver and front seat passenger to a hospital. Authorities say, the front seat passenger was identified as Javanti E. Jackson of Frederick and was pronounced dead at the hospital.

The driver of the truck reportedly fled the scene. Police say all they have to identify the truck is the ICC bar that broke off during the impact.

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