News Release, Prince George’s County Police Department

The Prince George’s County Police Department’s Collision Analysis and Reconstruction Unit is investigating a fatal collision in Upper Marlboro on Thursday. The victim is 24-year-old Virginia Curtin of Chesapeake Beach.

On February 21st, at approximately 11:15 pm, patrol officers were called to the area of Marlboro Pike and Old Crain Highway for a vehicle collision. The preliminary investigation reveals a car was traveling northbound on Marlboro Pike, when for reasons that remain under investigation, it crossed the double yellow line into the southbound lanes striking Curtin’s car head-on. She was pronounced dead on the scene. The driver of the striking vehicle was taken to the hospital with what appear to be non-life-threatening injuries.

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, 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.

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