Noted via HCPD on Facebook:

UPDATE (4:30 p.m.): Guilford Road has reopened.

NEWS RELEASE: Police investigating fatal collision involving a motorcycle in Jessup

Howard County police are investigating a fatal collision involving a motorcycle in Jessup this afternoon.

At approximately 1:14 p.m., a 2006 Yamaha was traveling westbound in the 10500 block of Guilford Road when it collided with a 2007 Chrysler PT Cruiser that was traveling eastbound.

The operator of the motorcycle, a 30-year-old male, was pronounced dead at the scene.

The driver of the Chrysler, an adult male, was transported to the University of Maryland Shock Trauma Center with serious injuries. An adult female and a juvenile male, passengers in the Chrysler, were transported to Johns Hopkins Hospital with serious injuries.

Police are continuing to investigate the circumstances of the collision. Guilford Road remains closed.

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Scott E