FORT WASHINGTON, Md. (WUSA9) -- Police are investigating a fatal accident in Maryland today.
One person is dead after an accident at the intersection of Indian Head Highway and Palmer Road. It happened around 4:15 a.m. when an Acura TL and Ford Expedition collided. The driver of the Acura then lost control of the car, and hit a tree, according to initial investigation.
The driver of the Acura TL died from his injuries at the hospital a short time later. The driver of the Ford was not hurt, police said.
Officials say speed appears to be a factor in the crash. If you have information on this incident, call Police at (301) 306-5640.