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A Mechanicsville woman riding as a front seat passenger in a car died early Saturday morning, police report, when the vehicle went off North Sandgates Road and hit two utility poles.
Killed in the 2:26 a.m. crash was 23-year-old Brittany Lynn Lanham, according to Maryland State Police. The driver of the 1996 Dodge Intrepid, 21-year-old Kelly Marie Cox of Accokeek, and rear seat passenger Patricia Dawn Hampton, 23, of Mechanicsville were found conscious near the car and were taken to the Prince George's Hospital Center to be treated for nonlife-threatening injuries.