One person was killed in a single-vehicle crash which occured on Route 22 near Route 40 in Aberdeen Thursday morning.
The crash occured at appoximately 7 a.m. when a vehicle left Route 22 and struck a tree, police and EMS officials said.
The lone occupant of the vehicle, a man who has not been identified, was in “trauma arrest,” or cardiac arrest due to traumatic injury, when emergency crews arrived, and was trapped in the vehicle, said Rich Gardiner, spokesman for the Harford County Volunteer Fire and EMS Association.
The victim was pronounced dead at the scene, according to Aberdeen Police Department spokesman Lt. Fred Budnick.
Route 22 between Mt. Royal Avenue and Rogers Street was temporarily closed during morning commute hours, police said.
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