Hunter Harries killed in South Capitol Street crash
Updated: March 7, 2014 - 06:14 pm
(WJLA) - Police in the District are investigating a violent overnight crash at South Capitol and D streets SE.
According to police, a BMV SUV traveling northbound on South Capitol Street at a high rate of speed struck a flower planter protecting the South Capitol Street and D Street vehicle entrance, which was closed. The vehicle then went airborne and struck a tree.
Hunter B. Harries, 19, of McLean, Va., was pronounced dead at an area hospital.
The 3 a.m. crash closed several area streets for investigation.
Anyone with information about the case should call the Metropolitan Police Department at 202-727-9099.