MPD: traffic fatality on the unit block of New York Avenue NE

Follow-up from the DC Fire EMS tweet:


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Subject: [MPD-5D] 5.27.17 Traffic Fatality Unit Block of New York Ave, NE [1 Attachment]

May 27, 2017                        

Traffic Fatality: Unit Block of New York Avenue, Northeast 

(Washington, DC)  – Detectives from the Metropolitan Police Department’s Major Crash Unit are investigating a fatal traffic accident that occurred on Saturday, May 27, 2017, at approximately 2:44 am.

A white Acura TL was traveling westbound on New York Avenue, Northeast, when the driver lost control, swerved into oncoming traffic and struck a black Toyota Rav4 head-on.  The impact of the crash caused the Acura to separate into two sections.

The driver of the Acura, identified as 33 year-old Patrick Kincaid, of Northwest, DC, was pronounced dead at an area hospital. 

The driver and a passenger of the Toyota Rav4 were transported to an area hospital for non-life-threatening injuries.

The case is currently under investigation by the Major Crash Investigations Unit.  Anyone with information regarding this case should call 202-727-9099. 



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