PRINCE GEORGE'S COUNTY, Md. — Maryland State Police are investigating a fatal crash that left two people dead Sunday morning in Prince George’s County.
At about 5:10 a.m., troopers from the Maryland State Police College Park Barrack responded to eastbound Route 50 and Route 202 on a report of a two-vehicle head-on crash.
According to a preliminary investigation, a white Honda Civic was traveling west in the eastbound lanes of Route 50 when it collided head-on with a white Hyundai Sonata.
The driver of the Honda, 31-year-old Maritza Elizabeth Martinez, of Riverdale, and the driver of the Hyundai, 53-year-old Lisa Marie Lomax, of Forestville, were both pronounced dead at the scene.
Route 50 was closed temporarily following the crash. The cause of the crash remains under investigation.