Authorities: Speed, Alcohol Likely Factors in Fatal Frederick Crash

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    Authorities said they believe speed and alcohol were contributing factors in a crash that killed an 18-year-old man in Frederick, Md., late Sunday night.

    Frederick County sheriff's deputies said they arrived at the scene of the crash around 11:40 p.m. Sunday, where a 2000 Pontiac traveling south had left the roadway and hit a guardrail and a tree.

    The driver of the Pontiac, Timothy Jacob Burdette, was pronounced dead at the scene in the 5300 block of Buffalo Road.

    The investigation is ongoing.

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