ANNAPOLIS JUNCTION, Md. (WJZ) — Howard County police are investigating the death of a 56-year-old man after his car was hit by a vehicle that veered into oncoming traffic on the Guilford Road bridge.
About 8 a.m. Wednesday morning, David Lee Rice, of Glenelg, was driving on the road when the driver of a 2007 GMC Sierra heading northbound, for an unknown reason, crossed into the other lane. A motorist in a 2013 Honda Accord hit the Sierra after the initial collision.READ MORE: Flash Floods In Maryland Close Some Schools, Roads; Several Rescued In High Water, MSP Responds To More Than 500 Calls
Rice, the only passenger in his vehicle, was taken to Howard County General Hospital where he was pronounced dead. No other injuries were reported.READ MORE: CDC Advisory Panel Backs FDA Decision For COVID-19 Booster Shots, Baltimoreans React
An investigation into the collision is ongoing, police said.MORE NEWS: 'It's Really Unfortunate': Students In Anne Arundel County React To News Of Postponed Homecoming Dances
Guilford Road was closed between Dorsey Run Road and the county line for almost three hours, police said.