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Crash on I-70 leaves one person dead Monday morning

Posted at 4:09 PM, Aug 12, 2019
and last updated 2019-08-12 16:09:51-04

MOUNT AIRY, Md. — Maryland State Police are investigating a crash that left one person dead on Monday near westbound I-70 in Mount Airy.

According to police, around 8:48 a.m., troopers were called for a crash on I-70 in Howard County where they found a driver of a pickup truck deceased at the scene.

Early reports indicated that the driver of a 2004 Ford F-150 truck apparently struck the rear of a Honda CRV and then ran off the road through a barrier fence and trees before coming to a stop on Old Frederick Road.

The driver, identified as 37-year-old Delonte DeAngelo Bowman was transported to the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner in Baltimore who will determine the cause and manner of death.

The investigation is ongoing and anyone who may have witnessed the crash is asked to contact the Waterloo Barrack at (410) 799-2101.