The Collision Analysis and Reconstruction Unit is investigating a fatal collision in Upper Marlboro on Thursday. The victim is 43-year-old Antoine Bethea of Gaither Street in Temple Hills.

On February 28th, at approximately 10:35 pm, patrol officers were called to the 11000 block of Old Marlboro Pike for a fatal collision involving a single vehicle.

The preliminary investigation reveals Bethea was driving on Old Marlboro Pike, when for reasons that remain under investigation, his vehicle left the roadway and ultimately struck a tree. The victim was pronounced dead on the scene.

Anyone with information on this case 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 (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.

UPPER MARLBORO, Md. – One person died after a motor vehicle accident late Thursday night in Upper Marlboro, police say . 

According to officials, on Feb. 28, around 10:40 p.m., a vehicle travelling near the 11200 block of Old Marlboro Pike went off the roadway and struck a tree. The victim, an adult male was pronounced dead on scene. 

Authorities are investigating the circumstances that may have led to the fatal crash.