Truck Strikes a 54 Year Old Driver and One Other In a Multi-Car Accident Accident Resulting in Death and Multiple Injuries
Tragedy struck the community of Accokeek around 10pm on the night of August 24, 2023, when a three-vehicle collision turned fatal at the intersection of Indian Head Highway and Farmington Road. One driver lost their life, and three others suffered serious injuries. The deceased driver has now been identified as 54-year-old Lamont Hoyer of Waldorf.
This terrible accident occurred at the intersection of Farmington Road and Indian Head Highway, as preliminary findings reveal which resulted from a driver in a pickup truck trying to make a left turn onto Farmington Road from northbound Indian Head Highway. This maneuver collided with the vehicles of the late Hoyer and a third driver, who were both traveling southbound on Indian Head Highway towards the intersection. Unfortunately, Hoyer was pronounced dead at the scene of the accident. The driver of the pickup truck and two passengers in Hoyer’s vehicle were immediately taken to a local hospital with serious injuries. Thankfully, the third driver involved in the accident escaped without injuries.
Authorities are tirelessly working to find any information that can aid in their ongoing investigation and bring justice to all those affected by this devastating event.This serves as a reminder of the importance of safe and cautious driving, as even one small mistake can have dire consequences. Our thoughts and prayers go out to the families and loved ones impacted by this tragedy.
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