Wal­dorf man struck, killed by car Sun­day night

Was cross­ing Route 228 when hit

Maryland Independent - - Front Page - By AN­DREW RICHARD­SON arichard­son@somd­news.com

A man was struck and killed Sun­day night as he walked into the road­way of Route 228 near Bon­nie Lane in Wal­dorf, ac­cord­ing to au­thor­i­ties.

Po­lice have iden­ti­fied the vic­tim as Brian Page Jr., 36, of Wal­dorf.

Sun­day night around 11:02 p.m., Mary­land State Po­lice troop­ers from the La Plata bar­rack re­sponded to the scene. Their pre­lim­i­nary

in­ves­ti­ga­tion re­vealed that a woman, 70, was driv­ing west­bound on Route 228 in a Toy­ota Ma­trix when Page en­tered the road into her travel path, a press re­lease states.

Page was flown to the MedS­tar Washington Hospi­tal Cen­ter and was pro­nounced dead a few hours af­ter the in­ci­dent, around 2 a.m.

The in­ves­ti­ga­tion is on­go­ing.

Any­one who may have wit­nessed this crash is asked to con­tact Trooper S. Wil­liams of the Mary­land State Po­lice La Plata Bar­rack at 301-3921200. The in­ves­ti­ga­tion is con­tin­u­ing and be­ing in­ves­ti­gated by Wil­liams.

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