DISTRICT HEIGHTS, Md. — The Collision Analysis and Reconstruction Unit is investigating a fatal crash that occurred Thursday in Forestville. The deceased driver is 32-year-old Lakina Jackson of District Heights.

On November 25, 2021, at approximately 5:30 am, patrol officers responded to Pennsylvania Avenue near Forestville Road for a single-car crash. Jackson was pronounced dead on the scene. She was the only occupant in the car. 

The preliminary investigation revealed Jackson was driving southbound on Pennsylvania Avenue approaching Forestville Road, when for reasons now under investigation, her car left the roadway and ultimately struck a tree. 

Anyone with information that could help investigators 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); online at www.pgcrimesolvers.com or the “P3 Tips” mobile app (search “P3 Tips” in the Apple Store or Google Play to download the app to your mobile device). Please refer to case 21-0054728.