Mr. Tri was pronounced deceased on the scene. A passenger in Mr. Tri's vehicle, Tricia K. Goken, Solomon's, Maryland was transported to St. Mary's Hospital where she died a short time later. Mr. Woodburn was transported to St. Mary's Hospital with non-life threatening injuries.
The primary cause of the accident was icy roads. Speed or alcohol was not a contributing factor in the accident.
Denis Tri, who served his country in the Navy for years as a test pilot and later a test pilot instructor, was currently aide to Admiral Walter Wally Massenburg at the Patuxent River Naval Air Station.
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