UNION, Maine (AP) — Authorities in Maine say two women have died in a head-on crash.

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Police say 52-year-old Sherry Cloutier, of Augusta, was driving on state Route 17 in Union Wednesday when she drifted into oncoming traffic and crashed into a car driven by 49-year-old Angela Knight-Boege of Warren. Both motorists were pronounced dead at the scene.

State Route 17 was closed for about three hours after the crash.