The Prince George’s County Police Department’s Collision Analysis and Reconstruction Unit is investigating a fatal crash in Suitland. The victim is 24-year-old Ashley Murphy of Hartford Street in Southeast Washington.
On April 16, 2016, at about 2:00 am, patrol officers were called to the intersection of Suitland Road and Meadowview Drive for a crash involving one car.
The preliminary investigation reveals the car was heading westbound on Suitland Road when for reasons which are under investigation, the driver lost control and the car left the road and struck a pole. The driver was critically injured. Murphy, the passenger, was pronounced dead at a hospital a short time later.
Anyone with information 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, text “PGPD plus your message” to CRIMES (274637) on your cell phone or go to www.pgcrimesolvers.com.