Elizabeth Meyers charged in death of Jonathan Roberts

A 20-year-old is facing manslaughter and other charges after she struck and killed a motorcyclist in Anne Arundel County while driving and texting on her phone, police say.

Police are charging Severn resident Elizabeth Haley Meyers with negligent manslaughter while operating a vehicle, criminal negligent manslaughter, reckless driving and other charges in the death of 30-year-old Virginia resident Jonathan Wesley Roberts.

Meyers was crossing Route 3 in Gambrills on March 10 when she drove into the path of Roberts, authorities say.