A medical emergency caused the crash that killed a police officer near Washington D.C.
Prince George’s County Police Chief Hank Stawinski identified the man killed Tuesday as Cpl. Kevin L. Brooks Sr. Stawinski says the 44-year-old officer was off-duty at the time of the crash.
Virginia State Police say Brooks was driving on Interstate 395 in northern Virginia when he suffered the medical emergency, causing his car to strike a pickup truck before running off the road and hitting a wall and second vehicle.
He was taken to a hospital, where he died.
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