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Fatal accident in Ravalli County involved RV filled with 7 people

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Posted at 10:57 AM, Jun 22, 2020
and last updated 2020-06-22 13:04:38-04

At 12:19 p.m. on Sunday, the 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 woman was traveling on U.S. Highway 93 in the northbound lane when for unknown reasons it crossed into the southbound lane.

The woman 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 woman was pronounced dead on scene. Alcohol, drugs or speed are not considered to be factors in the crash