Teenager dies, 3 injured in I-95 crash in Md.

WASHINGTON — A 13-year-old boy was killed in a multi-vehicle crash on northbound Interstate 95 Tuesday night.

The Maryland State Police responded to a call about a disabled vehicle on the roadway near the Intercounty Connector/MD-200, in the area of Beltsville, Maryland, shortly after 9 p.m. They said a Dodge Caravan was approaching the disabled car when it was struck from behind  by a tractor-trailer, police said.  A Volkswagen was also struck following the first crash.

The driver of the Dodge — Tamara Moskowitz, 45, of Baltimore — and her passenger, a 13-year-old boy, were transported with life-threatening injuries. He died at a hospital, police said.

In the disabled car, driver Maria Chryssos, 58, of Corpus Christi, Texas, and passenger Anastacia Chryssos, 35, of Perry Hall, Maryland, were taken to a hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

The Volkswagen driver was not injured in the crash.

Lanes were blocked until about 4 a.m. At one point, lanes were closed in both directions.

State police  are still investigating the crash, but say there was no indication of impairment.

 

This story was updated at 2:35 a.m. Dec. 14, 2016 to reflect information from Maryland State Police

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