Postal worker thrown from truck in accident, critically injured

We are learning more about a single-vehicle accident that injured a postal worker.

The accident happened around 3 p.m. Thursday at Annapolis Road and Highbridge Road in Bowie.

Police say the truck was headed westbound near the intersection when the driver lost control and flipped over after swerving to avoid another vehicle, which was going eastbound and preparing to turn left.

The truck driver remains in critical condition, as of Friday afternoon.