Police: Alcohol involved in death of 2 in wrong way crash on Route 50

Posted at 6:41 AM, Sep 12, 2017
and last updated 2017-09-12 10:28:32-04

Maryland State Police released that alcohol was involved in a crash that killed two people in July. 

According to police, Christine Parks has a blood alcohol level of .34, which is more than four times the legal limit in Maryland. 

RELATED: 2 dead in possible wrong-way crash on Route 50 in Annapolis

Troopers were dispatched early in the morning on July 26 to Route 50 at the Severn River Bridge. They received a call about a car traveling in the wrong direction—eastbound in the westbound lanes—of Route 50.

A trooper found the crash scene with three cars involved at westbound Route 50 and Bay Dale Drive.

The driver of one of the cars involved in the crash died, as well as Parks. Two people in the third car were injured.