The Washington Post

Bicyclist dies after collision with car

- — Dana Hedgpeth

A bicyclist has died after he was struck by a car along Indian Head Highway in Fort Washington.

The crash happened just after 11 p.m. Sept. 1 along the busy roadway near Fort Washington Road, according to Prince George’s County police.

The bicyclist, Kaleab Yehenew, 31, of Oxon Hill, was riding north on the highway in the center lane when the crash occurred.

He was taken to a hospital, where he died three days later. Police said the car’s driver wasn’t hurt.

Officials said in a statement that “investigat­ors are working to determine the circumstan­ces leading up to the collision.”

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