On August 9, 2015, at about 3:45 am, patrol officers were called to the intersection of Central Avenue and Quire Avenue for the report of a crash involving one car. Carter was a passenger in the car with two other occupants. She was pronounced dead on the scene. The driver suffered critical injuries. The other passenger suffered non-life threatening injuries.
Preliminarily, the investigation reveals the car was heading eastbound on Central Avenue when it crossed the center lines, left the roadway and struck a cinder block retaining wall.
Investigators are looking into whether speed was a factor in this crash.
Anyone with information about this crash is asked to call the Prince George’s County Police Department’s Collision Analysis and Reconstruction Unit at (301) 731-4422.