News Release, Maryland State Police

(MOUNT AIRY, MD) Maryland State Police are investigating a crash that left one person deceased this morning near westbound I-70 near the Howard/Carroll County line in Mount Airy.

Around 8:48 a.m. this morning, troopers from the Maryland State Police Waterloo Barrack responded to a 911 call for a crash on I-70 in Howard County.  The driver of a pickup truck, identified as Delonte DeAngelo Bowman, 37, of White Plains, Md., was pronounced deceased at the scene.

Preliminary reports indicate the driver of a 2004 Ford F-150 pickup truck apparently struck the rear of Honda CRV and then ran off the road, through a barrier fence and trees, coming to a stop on Old Frederick Rd. The body of the deceased has been transported to the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner in Baltimore who will determine the cause and manner of death.

The investigation is continuing. Anyone who may have witnessed this crash should contact the Waterloo Barrack (case #19-MSP-033730) at (410) 799-2101.

David M. Higgins II

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