A 72-year-old Hampstead woman died when her car veered off the road and hit a tree Wednesday afternoon on Marshall Mill Road in Baltimore County's Franklin District, police said.

Beatrice Martin, of the 18000 block of Marshall Mill Rd., was driving northbound in a Chevy Cavalier at 1:11 p.m. when she suffered a medical condition and drove off the road, according to investigators.

No other vehicles were involved, police said.

A woman who answered the phone at a number listed for Martin declined to comment Wednesday.

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