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1 killed, 1 hospitalized in I-90 crash near Bearmouth

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The accident happened on I-90 West near the Bearmouth exit. (MTN News/Augusta McDonnell photo) The accident happened on I-90 West near the Bearmouth exit. (MTN News/Augusta McDonnell photo)
One person died and another was taken to a Missoula hospital following the head-on crash. (MTN News photo) One person died and another was taken to a Missoula hospital following the head-on crash. (MTN News photo)
BEARMOUTH -

The Montana Highway Patrol is continuing to investigate a Thursday night fatal accident that happened on Interstate 90 near the Bearmouth exit.

MHP dispatch tells MTN News that a vehicle was traveling east on I-90 at around 8 p.m. when the driver lost control, crossed the median, and crashed head-on into a vehicle on the westbound side of highway.

The driver of the vehicle died on the scene. while a passenger in the second vehicle was taken to St. Patrick Hospital in Missoula.  Authorities have not released the names at this time.

We'll have more information on this story as it becomes available. 


(first report: 5.18.17)

The Montana Highway Patrol is reporting that a person has died in a crash east of Missoula.

The accident, which is blocking the right lane of Interstate 90 westbound near the Bearmouth exit, was reported to authorities shortly before 8 p.m. 

Traffic was delayed in the area for at least an hour.

We'll have more information as it becomes available.

- information from Augusta McDonnell

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