Update: Floral Park Road in Accokeek reopens after fatal single-vehicle accident

Updated post at 11:10 a.m.

Floral Park Road has reopened, said Officer Harry Bond, a Prince George’s County police spokesman.

Original post at 6:02 a.m.

Prince George’s County police said a fatal single-vehicle accident in Accokeek shut down part of Floral Park Road on Tuesday morning.

Officer Nicole Hubbard, a police spokeswoman, said a privately owned ambulance crashed in the 4900 block of Floral Park Road around 2:10 a.m. Police, who identified the driver as 31-year-old Andraes Lee Wagner of Crofton, said he was driving alone.

Hubbard said the driver lost control of the ambulance for unknown reasons and struck a pole and a tree. Wagner died on the scene.

Authorities believe speed was a factor in the crash. Investigators do not know where Wagner was headed before the accident, said Officer Harry Bond, a police spokesman.

Police shut down Floral Park Road near the accident. The two-lane road remained closed as of 5:40 a.m.

Authorities ask that anyone with information about this case call the Prince George’s County Police Department’s collision analysis and reconstruction unit at (301) 731-4422. Callers wishing to remain anonymous may call Crime Solvers at 1-866-411-TIPS (8477), text “PGPD” and a message to CRIMES (274637) or go to www.pgcrimesolvers.com.

Victoria St. Martin covers breaking news and Prince William County for The Post's Local desk.
Continue reading 10 minutes left
Show Comments
Most Read Local
Next Story
Ashley Halsey III · August 18, 2014