GLEN BURNIE, MD. (WJZ) — A Pasadena man died in late Monday night after his car was struck in Glen Burnie.
Officers responded to MD Route 10 S/B in the area of the Dover Road overpass for a multi-vehicle crash. A white Jeep Wrangler was driving down MD Route 10, and another car, a black Mercedes E400 was driving in the same direction when the Mercedes struck the back of the Jeep.READ MORE: COVID-19 In Maryland: 932 New Cases Reported, 11 More Deaths
The Jeep lost control, overturned and struck the right shoulder guardrail, stopping in the southbound shoulder.READ MORE: 'An Incredible Therapy' | Hagerstown Doctor Says Monoclonal Antibody Treatment Provides Fast Recoveries For Some COVID Patients
The driver of the Mercedes, 37-year-old Guarav Rawal, fled the scene on foot and police later apprehended him. The driver of the Jeep, Anthony Jean-louis died at the scene.
Police believe the main cause of the crash was the Mercedes’ failure to control its speed, and alcohol was involved.MORE NEWS: Rockville Police Officer, Maryland National Guardsman Daniel Morozewicz Arrested On Child Porn Charge
The crash is currently under investigation by the Traffic Safety Section.