ELKRIDGE, Md. (AP) — Maryland State Police say that a man has died after being hit by a suspected drunken driver on Interstate 95.
The Baltimore Sun reports that the incident occurred early morning in the town of Elkridge.
David Hartman, 37, of Baltimore, was driving a Harley-Davidson motorcycle when he was rear-ended, state police said in a news release. Hartman was pronounced dead at the scene.
Police said that a 23-year-old Hanover man was driving the car that struck the motorcycle. Police said that he was taken into custody after he pulled his car over to the shoulder some distance from the crash.
“Investigators have determined that speed and alcohol were contributing factors in the crash,” police said. “Charges are pending the outcome of the investigation.”