WHAT: Maryland Transportation Secretary Paul J. Wiedefeld will join Maryland State Police acting Superintendent Col. Roland L. Butler, Jr., Motor Vehicle Administrator Chrissy Nizer and other state officials and community partners to announce the preliminary number of fatalities on Maryland roadways in 2022, and debut the new interactive Crash Data Dashboard developed by the Motor Vehicle Administration’s Highway Safety Office. The announcement will take place during Maryland’s annual Highway Safety Summit. The event highlights Maryland’s commitment to a statewide effort known as the Strategic Highway Safety Plan, a collaboration between federal, state, and local partners to eliminate the number of traffic fatalities and serious injuries by 2030.
WHEN:10:45 a.m. Wednesday, April 12, 2023Media should arrive no later than 10:30 a.m. to allow time to set up in the Auditorium
WHO: Paul J. Wiedefeld, Secretary, Maryland Department of TransportationChrissy Nizer, Motor Vehicle Administrator and Governor Wes Moore’s Highway Safety RepresentativeColonel Roland L. Butler, Jr., Acting Superintendent, Maryland State Police
WHERE: The Conference Center at the Maritime InstituteThe Auditorium (see campus map here)692 Maritime Blvd.Linthicum Heights, MD 21090
OTHER:Learn more about the MVA’s Highway Safety Office at ZeroDeathsMD.gov or on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram at @ZeroDeathsMD.