Maryland – The Collision Analysis and Reconstruction Unit is investigating a fatal crash in Beltsville on Tuesday. The victim is 32-year-old Jose Cruz-Rivas of Leighton Avenue in Silver Spring
The preliminary investigation reveals Cruz-Rivas was driving westbound on Ewing Road when for reasons that remain under investigation, he lost control, hit a curb and collided with the truck which was stopped at a stop sign. The victim was taken to the hospital where he was pronounced dead. The driver of the truck suffered what appear to be non-life threatening injuries, according to the release.
Anyone with information is asked to call the Prince George’s County Police Department’s Collision Analysis and Reconstruction Unit at 301-731-4422. Callers wishing to remain anonymous may call Crime Solvers at 1-866-411-TIPS (8477).