The Prince George’s County Police Department is investigating a fatal crash in Upper Marlboro on Saturday. The victim is 57-year-old Patricia Ann Joyce of Oak Glen Drive in Hughesville.
On October 24, 2015, at about 12:20 pm, patrol officers responded to the intersection of Croom Road and Mattaponi Road for the report of a crash involving a pickup truck with two occupants. The passenger, Joyce, suffered critical injuries. She died a short time later at a hospital. The driver suffered minor injuries.
The preliminary investigation reveals the truck was traveling eastbound on Croom Road when for reasons which remain under investigation, the truck left the roadway and struck a tree.
Anyone with information about this case is asked to call the Prince George's County Police Department's Collision Analysis and Reconstruction Unit at (301) 731- 4422. Callers wishing to remain anonymous may call Crime Solvers at 1-866-411-TIPS (8477), text "PGPD plus your message" to CRIMES (274637) on your cell phone or go to www.pgcrimesolvers.com.