The driver of a sport utility vehicle was killed and a passenger was injured after D.C. police said the vehicle went off the road and crashed near the Barry Farm community in Southeast Washington.
The incident happened about 11:40 p.m. Sunday along Suitland Parkway, between Firth Sterling Avenue and Sheridan Road. Police said the driver of the SUV was speeding and lost control of the vehicle, which went off the road, rolled over and struck a tree.
Both victims were taken to area hospitals. Police said the driver, Kyree Lloyd Payne, 21, of Northeast, died on Monday.