Pedestrian fatally struck by dump truck in Anne Arundel Co.

Police in Anne Arundel County, Maryland, said a woman walking on Crain Highway in Gambrills was struck and killed by a dump truck early Monday.

The woman, identified as 28-year-old Channing Danielle Jeffries, of Odenton, Maryland, was in the travel portion of northbound Crain Highway/Route 3 at St. Stephens Church Road when she was struck at about 12:20 a.m., police said.



Police said Jeffries was wearing dark, non-reflective clothing and, at this point, they believe the primary cause is “pedestrian error.”

They are continuing to investigate the crash.

Below is a map showing the location of the crash:

Jack Moore

Jack Moore joined WTOP.com as a digital writer/editor in July 2016. Previous to his current role, he covered federal government management and technology as the news editor at Nextgov.com, part of Government Executive Media Group.

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