Update Nov.24 7:05 a.m. 

According to Charles County Sheriff’s Office, “Crain Highway Southbound is now reopened.”

La Plata,MD— At approximately 6:35 a.m., a motor vehicle accident was reported at Crain Highway and Hawthrone Road. 

Crain Highway is shut down Southbound due to this car accident. 

Units are on the scene. 

Please avoid the area!