FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
September 11, 2019
FREDERICK POLICE INVESTIGATE FATAL COLLISION
FREDERICK, MD – Officers from the Frederick Police Department – Collision Reconstruction Unit are investigating a fatal vehicle collision that occurred last night.
On Tuesday, September 10, at approximately 5:40 pm, Officers and Fire Rescue personnel responded to the area of Dogwood Drive and Stratford Way for the report of a collision between a passenger car and a moped. The driver of the moped, Vernon Jackson Jr. age 53 of Frederick, MD, was transported to an area hospital where he succumbed to his injuries. The driver of the passenger car, a 78-year-old male, was not injured.
The collision is currently under investigation, if anyone witnessed the collision or has video of the incident, please contact Cpl. Simon Temple 240-674-7202 or Officer Andrew Coady 240-549-4542.
Case #: 19-074063