FREDERICK, Md. -- A Frederick man was killed in a one-vehicle accident early Saturday morning on Interstate 270 south of Frederick, according to Maryland State Police.
The victim was identified as Walter Wesley Williams, 50, of 1822 Meadowgrove Lane. He was pronounced dead at Frederick Memorial Hospital.
According to police, Williams was northbound on the highway around 1 a.m. near New Design Road in his 1987 Jeep Cherokee when he ran onto the right shoulder and into the grass. He struck a guard rail then a bridge support, police said.