Elderly Man Dies Months After Accident

72-year-old dies of injuries from April accident

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    D.C. Police say that an elderly man has passed away from injuries suffered in an April car accident in Northwest.

    Investigators say that 72-year-old Luther Head passed away Wednesday from injuries sustained in the April 25 crash, which occurred at the intersection of Connecticut Avenue and Woodley Road, Northwest.

    Head was a passenger in a Toyota Sienna that was traveling southbound on Connecticut Avenue before it attempted a left turn on to Woodley Road, Northwest. While in the intersection, the Sienna was struck by a Nissan Sentra that was traveling northbound on Connecticut Avenue.

    In addition to Head, both drivers were taken to a local hospital with minor injuries and were later released.

    The investigation is ongoing.