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Fatal accident in Ravalli County involves RV filled with 7 people

Posted at 10:22 AM, Jun 22, 2020
and last updated 2020-06-22 16:15:54-04

At 12:19 p.m. on Sunday, Montana Highway Patrol received the report of a collision between two vehicles on U.S. Highway 93 at mile marker 37 near Forest Hill Road that left one person dead and several injured.

A vehicle being driven by a 54-year-old female was traveling along U.S. Highway 93 in the northbound lane when for unknown reasons it crossed into the southbound lane.

The female hit a motor home almost directly head on causing injuries to three of the seven passengers in the RV. They were taken to Marcus Daly Hospital, cleared and released.

The 54-year-old female was pronounced dead on scene. Alcohol, drugs or speed are not considered to be factors in the crash