The Prince George’s County Police Department’s Collision Analysis and Reconstruction Unit is investigating a fatal crash in Lanham on Wednesday. The victim is 75-year-old Victoria Hamilton of Bald Hill Road in Mitchellville.
On January 16th, at about 8:00 am, patrol officers were called to Martin Luther King Jr. Highway at Whitfield Chapel Road for a crash involving two cars.
The preliminary investigation reveals Hamilton was traveling westbound on Martin Luther King Jr. Highway. The second involved car was heading eastbound and was attempting to make a left turn onto Whitfield Chapel Road. The two cars collided in the intersection. Investigators are working to determine which driver had the right of way. Hamilton was taken to the hospital where she died of her injuries. The second driver suffered serious injuries.
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 (8477), or go online at www.pgcrimesolvers.com, or use the “P3 Tips” mobile app (search “P3 Tips” in the Apple Store or Google Play to download the app onto your mobile device.)