Waldorf, MD (January 23, 2023) – Authorities in Waldorf confirmed that 25-year-old Taje Gabrielle Berg and 42-year-old Bekaye Diakite both suffered fatal injuries due to a car crash that took place on Saturday morning.
At around 12:53 a.m., on January 21, the Maryland State Police out of the La Plata Barrack were dispatched to the scene of a crash on United States Route 301, Crain Highway.
Reports show that Berg was driving a 2020 Toyota Corolla through the intersection of United States Route 301 in St. Patrick’s Drive when her vehicle became involved in a collision with a 2019 Toyota Camry, which was driven by Diakite. Diakite was making a left turn at the time of the accident.
Berg was severely hurt as a result of the crash. She was transported to the University of Maryland Charles Regional Medical Center in La Plata, Maryland, where she was pronounced deceased from her injuries.
Diakite was transported by Maryland state police helicopter trooper 2 to the University of Maryland capital regional Hospital in Largo, Maryland, where they were pronounced deceased.
At this time, the incident remains under investigation.
We would like to offer our sincere condolences to the families of Taje Gabrielle Berg and Bekaye Diakite. Our thoughts are with them and everyone that was affected by this tragedy. There is nothing more devastating than the unexpected and sudden loss of a family member especially if the accident that took their life could have been avoided.
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