Two drivers were killed in a head-on crash on Route 17 in Union Wednesday evening.

It happened near Shepard Hill Road at about 5 p.m.

Police say 52-year-old Sherry Cloutier of Augusta crossed the centerline and struck a vehicle driven by 49-year-old Angela Knight-Boege of Warren.

Both women were pronounced dead at the scene.

There were no passengers in either vehicle.

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