WOODBINE, MD. (WJZ) — Maryland State Police are investigating a suspicious death that happened following a traffic crash early Saturday morning in I-70 in Howard County.
Nicholas Davey, 29, of Ellicott City, reportedly crashed his red Ford Mustang into the back of a Toyota Highlander before both vehicles left the road, stopping on the left shoulder of the highway. ellicoREAD MORE: Demolition On Perkins Homes To Begin
Shortly before 5:30 a.m., state police got a call about a two-vehicle crash on westbound I-70 near Rt. 94. Emergency medical services personnel responded and transported Davey. He was later declared dead and his body was taken to the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner in Baltimore for an autopsy.READ MORE: MTA Riders To Pay Same Fares Despite Hike When Full Service Resumes In August
Maryland State Police Homicide Unit investigators, Forensic Sciences Division crime scene technicians, MSP Computer Crimes Unit and Howard County Police responded to the scene and are assisting in the investigation.MORE NEWS: Child Tax Credit Awareness Day: Maryland Democrats Highlight Direct Payments That Will Support More Than 1M Families
Anyone who may have witnessed this crash is urged to contact Maryland State Police at the Waterloo Barrack at 410-379-9700. The investigation is continuing.