The Prince George’s County Police Department’s Collision Analysis and Reconstruction Unit is investigating a collision in Beltsville that took place in May. One of the involved drivers died of his injuries earlier this month. He is 57-year-old Rodney Wood of 3rd Street in Southeast Washington.
On May 26th, at approximately 4:40 am, patrol officers were called to the 3100 block of Powder Mill Road for a collision.
The preliminary investigation reveals Wood was driving a car southbound on Powder Mill Road and a truck was heading northbound. For reasons which remain under investigation, the truck crossed over the double yellow line and struck Wood’s car. Wood was rushed to a hospital with critical injuries. He died on October 3rd. The truck’s driver was not hurt.
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.