According to Virginia State Police, the incident happened around 4:20 p.m. Saturday on I-66.
The Daily Mail quoted the police saying that the boy landed on a Ford Escape and the impact incapacitated the vehicle's driver, Marisa Harris, 22, who died on the spot. A 23-year-old male passenger who was traveling with Harris managed to grab the steering wheel and direct the vehicle off of the interstate.
Police are not naming the jumper as he is under age, but he was taken to Inova Fairfax Hospital and is being treated for life-threatening injuries.
Marisa, of Olney, Maryland, who was studying clinical counselling at Marymount University in Virginia, was pronounced dead at the scene, while her boyfriend was unharmed. She'd recently returned from a trip to Budapest as part of a college course.
Police are investigating the matter as a suicide attempt, WUSA-TV reported. The front-seat passenger wasn't hurt. Marisa was a caring, giving person who meant to devote her life to helping children in crisis. Her father, Patrick Harris, said that she was an outgoing person and had a fondness for the outdoors, particularly hiking.
According to the deceased woman's mother, Marisa had just finished her first semester as a grad student at Marymount University in Arlington, Virginia. She was fearless, she was absolutely fearless.
Just so you know, [talk-show hosts] Jimmy Kimmel or Seth Meyers has never asked me to do blow before going on the show. Griffin added that Cohen was a "miserable boss" while her show, My Life on the D-List, aired on Bravo for six seasons.
Facebook has expanded its Workplace enterprise suite with the launch of a real-time desktop comms offering called Workplace Chat . In celebration of the one-year anniversary of Workplace , Facebook has launched a new desktop app to facilitate group chats.
Investigators in Colorado say the son of former Fox News host Eric Bolling died of a mix of cocaine and the painkiller fentanyl. On the day of his son's death, Bolling tweeted : "Authorities have informed us there is no sign of self harm at this point".
At the same time, however, she dismissed the plaintiffs' motion to block a ban on funding for sex-reassignment surgery. The Trump administration can still appeal the decision , which is a likely next step.
A formal announcement isn't likely to come until Monday at the earliest, possibly not until after the World Series ends. Heyman says Martinez will be officially announced as the Nats' new skipper after the conclusion of the World Series.
Still, billionaire wealth in Asia, Matthews noted, is very volatile because it is so closely linked to the public markets. But while Asian billionaires now outnumber their USA counterparts, the Americans still control more wealth in total.
The players were widely reported to have been planning an en masse demonstration against McNair over his choice of words. There were reports that something would be done by players on the team before Sunday's game against the Seahawks .
Chuck star Zachary Levi has been cast as Shazam! in Warner Bros.' upcoming eponymous film, according to The Hollywood Reporter . Do you think Zachary Levi is a good fit for the role? It was only in 1970s that the DC banner took over the character.
But the tax plan's popularity is not a given with voters, and fissures among Republicans already threaten to slow the measure. Congressional leaders in the meantime tried to make a compromise on the local and state tax deductions.
The announcement comes days after Woods agreed to a plea deal stemming from his May 29 arrest on DUI charges in Florida. In a statement released Monday, Woods said he thanked "fans for their unwavering support" during his injury.
ACCUWEATHER ALERT: Heavy rain on Sunday
As the storm system continues tracking north tonight, look for the coverage of rain to fill back in across the entire area. Also, if traveling, be sure to slow down to avoid hydroplaning and be mindful of slick roads due to fallen leaves.
Oil price tops $60 for first time in more than two years
President Donald Trump is leaning toward Federal Reserve Governor Jerome Powell as his pick to head the U.S. central bank. The dollar trimmed its earlier gains versus a basket of currencies following a Bloomberg report that U.S.
Man locked in beer cooler overnight drinks beer, arrested
Authorities said Van Ert walked inside the Marshfield Kwik Trip on Central Avenue on Tuesday night, before midnight. According to the police report, Van Ert drank an 18 ounce bottle of Icehouse Beer and three cans of Four Loko .