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One killed in fatal crash in PG County

BOWIE, Md. (WUSA9) -- Prince George's County Police are investigating a fatal collision that left one person dead on Thursday.

The crash involved three cars and occurred at about 6:50 a.m. in the 11000 block of Lanham Severn Road in Bowie, police said.

Preliminary investigations shows that the driver of a Chevrolet was travelling north on Lanham Severn Road when they crossed into the southbound lanes and struck a Toyota head on, police said. A Lexus traveling behind the Toyota was unable to stop and also struck the Toyota.

Sixty-six-year-old Calvin Willett of Bowie was the driver of the Toyota and succumbed to his injuries after being taken to the hospital. The driver of the Chevrolet was taken to the hospital in serious condition, the driver of the Lexus was not injured, police said.

Anyone with information on this collision is asked to call the Collision Analysis and Reconstruction Unit at (301) 306-5640. Callers wishing to remain anonymous may call Crime Solvers at 1-866-411-TIPS (8477), text "PGPD plus your message" to CRIMES (274637) on your cell phone, or go to www.pgcrimesolvers.com and submit a tip online.