Date: October 26, 2015
Laurel, Maryland – The United States Park Police is investigating a fatal car crash that occurred northbound on the Baltimore Washington Parkway at the ramp to westbound 198 in Laurel, Maryland. At about 2 pm the United States Park Police received a call for an overturned vehicle from a contract crew working in that area. Officers located the vehicle several hundred feet off the parkway down a steep embankment in a heavily wooded area just north of the ramp. The vehicle was resting on its top and partially submerged in water.