Lanham, MD (August 30, 2023) – A 22-year-old riding a dirt bike lost his life due to a crash that occurred in Prince George’s County on Monday, August 28.
Reports from the Prince George’s County Police Department show that at around 8:45 p.m., a dirt bike was traveling in the area of Lanham Severn Road and Main Street when it became involved in a collision with a car. According to PGPD, the sedan attempted to make a turn in front of the dirt bike when the two vehicles collided.
Two people on the dirt bike were injured in the crash. Both victims were transported to area hospitals, where one of the victims passed away. The victim was identified as 22-year-old George Jackson.
No one inside the car was injured.
The Prince George’s County Police Department is investigating.
We hope the injured victim recovers quickly.
Our sympathies are with the family of George Jackson.
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