A head-on crash in Warren this morning killed one person and sent two others to the hospital. The accident happened at around 7:30 this morning at the intersection of Western Road and Route 1 in Warren.

Knox County Sheriff Tim Carroll said in a press release today that a silver 1997 GMC Sierra driven by Samuel Simmons, 18 of Spruce Head traveling north collided with a gold 2003 Subaru Forester driven by Alison Low, 38 of Warren.  Low had two passengers in her car, Dustin Kimball, 18 of Warren and Olivia Blanchet, 18 of Waldoboro.

Kimball and Blanchet were taken to Maine Medical Center and were listed in critical condition, at last report. Low died at the scene.  Simmons was taken to Pen Bay Medical Center with minor injuries.

The investigation into what caused the two vehicles to collide is ongoing.