COLLEGE PARK – Maryland State Police are investigating a fatal two-car accident that took place on Interstate 95 on Sunday near the Intercounty Connector.
The crash took place at around 3:30 a.m. ET Sunday morning.
Authorities say a 2006 Nissan Altima, driven by Christian Allen Knight, was driving south in the northbound lanes of I-95 when he collided head-on with a tractor-trailer.
Knight, 22, of Olney, was pronounced dead at the scene.
The northbound lanes of I-95 were shut down for over three hours as a result of the crash.
The driver of the truck was taken to Laurel Regional Hospital for a precautionary evaluation.
The cause of the crash is still under investigation.
Anyone who may have additional information on this crash is asked to call Maryland State Police at 301-345-3101.