By Associated Press - Friday, July 3, 2020

FREDERICK, Md. (AP) - Maryland authorities say they are investigating a drunken-driving crash that injured a motorcyclist.

The Maryland State Police said in a news release Thursday that the crash involved a Jeep and a motorcycle on Interstate 270 in Frederick County.

Police say the driver of the Jeep attempted to flee the scene but the vehicle became disabled a short distance away as a result of the crash.

Authorities say the driver of the Jeep was under the influence of alcohol and was arrested. They didn’t immediately release the driver’s name or what the person is charged with.

The driver of the motorcycle was flown by helicopter to a hospital. The person’s condition wasn’t immediately clear.



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