ARBUTUS, Md. (WJZ) — One person was killed after a multi-vehicle crash in Baltimore County on Tuesday afternoon, according to Maryland State Police.
The victim has been identified as Luke Souders, 30, of Catonsville.READ MORE: COVID-19 In Maryland: 932 New Cases Reported, 11 More Deaths
Maryland State Police responded shortly after 3 p.m. to the area of northbound I-95, prior to exit 49A, I-695 for a reported multi-vehicle crash.
According to Maryland State Police, Dylan Shields, 29, of Halethorpe was driving a 2014 Chevrolet Silverado. Investigators believe Shields was traveling north on I-95 when he rear-ended Souders.READ MORE: 'An Incredible Therapy' | Hagerstown Doctor Says Monoclonal Antibody Treatment Provides Fast Recoveries For Some COVID Patients
Investigators believe this crash caused a chain reaction resulting in two additional vehicles becoming involved, a Kia Forte and a Volkswagen GTI.
Shields refused medical treatment at the scene. Charges are pending the outcome of the investigation.
The Kia Forte was operated by Melinda Moore, 52, of Gywnn Oak. The Volkswagen GTI was operated by Patrick Cavanaugh, 42, of Stewartstown, Pennsylvania. Cavanaugh was taken by ambulance to Shock Trauma Center. Moore refused medical treatment at the scene.MORE NEWS: Rockville Police Officer, Maryland National Guardsman Daniel Morozewicz Arrested On Child Porn Charge
The investigation into this crash remains ongoing.