PRINCE FREDERICK, Md. (Aug. 2, 2016)—Police have released the names of the parties involved in the 2 vehicle collision Thursday, July 28, on route 4 at West Mt. Harmony Road which resulted in one death. The two people in the second vehicle were uninjured.
The deceased was identified as
Eliza E. Bailey, a white female, age 17. The driver of the second vehicle, who was unharmed, was identified as Michael D. Musumeci, a white male, age 40. Mr. Musumeci's passenger was not identified.
At 10:35 am that morning, troopers from the Maryland State Police Prince Frederick Barrack responded to Route 4 at West Mt. Harmony Road for a reported serious motor vehicle collision. Preliminary investigation revealed a 1992 Plymouth passenger vehicle was traveling on West Mt. Harmony Road, towards Rt. 4, when the vehicle failed to yield the right of way to a 2014 Ford pick-up truck that was traveling northbound on Rt. 4 at West Mt. Harmony Road.
As a result of the collision, the driver of the Plymouth vehicle was trapped in her vehicle and succumbed to her injuries at the scene. The driver of the pick-up truck and a passenger in the pick-up were uninjured.
Troopers from the Maryland State Police CRASH Team responded to the scene to reconstruct the accident.
The case is still under investigation and anyone with information is urged to contact Tpr. J. Jones at the Maryland State Police Prince Frederick Barrack (410)535-1400.