The Collision Analysis and Reconstruction Unit is investigating a fatal collision in District Heights. The victim is 57-year-old George Hunt Jr., of Walters Lane in District Heights.
On August 22nd, at about 6:45 pm, patrol officers were called to Marlboro Pike at Boones Lane for a collision involving a pickup truck and a motorcycle. The motorcycle rider, Hunt Jr., was pronounced dead on the scene. The driver and passenger in the pickup truck were not hurt.
The investigation suggests the pickup truck was heading westbound on Marlboro Pike and the motorcycle was heading eastbound. Preliminarily, it appears the collision occurred when the truck made a left turn in front of the motorcycle.
Anyone with information on this crash 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, text “PGPD plus your message” to CRIMES (274637) on your cell phone or go to www.pgcrimesolvers.com.