At least seven people were injured after a five-car crash on westbound Route 40 near Catonsville on Sunday, officials said.
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- One woman was killed and six others are in serious condition. Officials say they are continuing to search the debris. - Some residents reported feeling the blast several miles away. Neighbors reported having their windows blown out and doors blasted off the hinges.
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