Police Officer killed on I-95 in Maryland

Maryland (August 20, 2012)  An officer was killed in an accident on I-95 in Prince George County.  The crash occurred at around 1:00 p.m. in the southbound lanes of Interstate 95 near exit 29- MD 212 (Powder Mill Road) according to Maryland State Police.

Adrian Morris and his partner were investigating a theft and began a pursuit of a suspect driving a silver Acura TL  An eyewitness, Ernsto Vasquez believes that the driver of the Acura had intentionally cut off the cruiser.  As a result the cruiser left the roadway and crashed ejecting  Officer  Morris who later died.

Both officers were taken to Prince George’s County Hospital.  Officer Adrian Morris  was a 23-year-old male who had been on the force for 2 1/2 years.

The accident is under investigation and anyone with information should contact the Prince George County Police Department.

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