Two-Vehicle Crash On I-270 Leaves One Person Dead

The southbound lanes were closed for a few hours for an investigation.


Urbana, Md (KM) One person was killed Wednesday morning in a two-vehicle collision on southbound Interstate 270 near Urbana.

State Police say troopers were dispatched at around 10:37 AM to  I-270 near Fingerboard Road for the crash They learned a tractor trailer was stopped in lane two due to heavy traffic. A small SUV failed to stop and rear-ended the big rig.

Authorities say the SUV sustained major damage. The driver was pronounced dead at the scene.

Southbound I-270 remained closed for a few hours while troopers conducted their investigation.


By Kevin McManus