Motorcyclist Killed in Collision With Tree in Upper Marlboro

LANHAM, Md. (WNEW) – A motorcyclist has died after colliding with a tree in Upper Marlboro Saturday night.

Prince George’s County Police say 34-year-old Jeffrey Shackelford of Upper Marlboro was critically injured when his motorcycle left the roadway and struck a tree near the intersection of John Rodgers Boulevard and Lords Landing Road.

He was taken to a local hospital where he died a short time later.

Investigators are looking into whether speed was a factor in the crash.

Anyone with information about the incident is asked to call the Prince George’s County Police Department at 301-731-4422. Callers wishing to remain anonymous may call Crime Solvers at 1-866-411-TIPS (8477), text “PGPD plus your message” to CRIMES (274637) on your cell phone or go to


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