MILLERSVILLE, Md. (WUSA9) -- A motorcycle passenger is in critical condition after a motorcycle accident at Veterans Highway and Benfield Boulevard in Millersville on Sunday night.
According to police, 55-year-old Robert G. Wells of Crownsville, Md. was driving the motorcycle around 9 p.m. when hit a raised cement median/barrier on southbound Veterans Highway prior to Benfield Boulevard. Forty-one-year-old Kelly R. Sutton of Crownsville was riding with him, say police.
Wells was taken to Baltimore Washington Medical Center, where he later died. Sutton suffered severe injuries and was transported to Baltimore Shock Trauma in critical condition, say police.
Police say speed and alcohol use "appear to be possible contributing factors in the crash" but they continue to investigate the crash.