Police Press Release June 20, 2017
Single Vehicle Injury Crash Lothian
On June 19, 2017 at approximately 9:52 a.m., officers responded to a single vehicle crash on Southern Maryland Boulevard (MD-4) at Upper Pindell Road in Lothian. Investigation showed that a Lincoln Continental was traveling southbound when it drifted off the left side of the roadway into the grass. While the driver attempted to correct, the vehicle lost control, crossed the roadway and struck a tree.
The seat belted driver received serious injuries and was taken by helicopter to the R. Adams Cowley Shock Trauma Center. The primary cause of the crash is failing to remain in a single lane. It is unknown if alcohol or drugs are a contributing factors. The Traffic Safety Section is handing the investigation and any charges would be after review by the State’s Attorney.
Vehicle #1 2003 Lincoln Continental
Jerrell Edwards (52yoa) serious injuries – MedStar Hospital
1919 Alabama Avenue SE Washington DC 20020