The Prince George’s County Police Department’s Collision Analysis and Reconstruction Unit is investigating a fatal collision involving a bicycle in Lanham on Sunday. The victim is 33-year-old Mario Yattum of Annapolis Road in Lanham.
On September 16th, at approximately 10:00 pm, officers responded to the intersection of Annapolis Road and Morley Road for the report of a collision.
The preliminary investigation reveals the involved car was traveling westbound on Annapolis Road approaching Morley Road. The victim was on his bike in the median of that intersection. For reasons which remain under investigation, the victim entered the roadway and was struck. He was pronounced dead on the scene. The driver and two passengers in the car were not hurt. The driver remained on the scene.
Anyone with information is asked to call the 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.