TUESDAY TRAFFIC | Crash with 2 motorcycles on I-695 inner loop
CATONSVILLE, Md. (WBFF) - A crash closed several lanes of I-695 on the inner loop near Wilkens Avenue, on Baltimore's southwest side, Tuesday afternoon.
Maryland State Police said the crash involved two "trike-style motorcycles" and two victims, a male and female, were being taken to shock trauma.
The accident was reported at about 2:47 p.m. and the victims suffered serious injuries, said police later that day.
The preliminary investigation shows the motorcycles "were riding together in lane 2 in moderately congested traffic."
"The female operator of the first motorcycle braked suddenly, causing the male operator of the second motorcycle to strike the first motorcycle," reported police.
The male operator was unresponsive after the crash.
Anyone who may have witnessed the accident is asked to call Tpr. Woodworth or TFC G. Wilson at 410-780-2700. The case number is 18-MSP-029274.