Detectives Investigate Single-Vehicle Fatal Collision in Olney

Update: February 16, 2017 – The driver is being identified as John Ernest Cator 3rd, age 58, of Maple Ridge Court in Rockville.

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Detectives from the Montgomery County Police Department – Collision Reconstruction Unit are investigating a single-vehicle fatal collision that occurred this afternoon in Olney.

Today at approximately 3:57 p.m., 4th District officers and Fire and Rescue personnel responded to eastbound Olney Laytonsville Road (Route 108) and Olney Mill Road for the report of a single-vehicle collision.

Preliminary investigation has revealed that a white 2007 Honda Accord was traveling east on Route 108.  For reasons still under investigation, the vehicle left the roadway in the area of Olney Mill Road and struck a traffic signal control box.  The adult male driver (and sole occupant of the vehicle) was transported to a local hospital and succumbed to his injuries at the hospital.

The driver’s identity will be released once his family is notified.

This fatal collision remains under investigation.  Anyone with information regarding this collision is asked to contact the Collision Reconstruction Unit at 240-773-6620.

RLI

 

 

Detectives Investigate Fatal Pedestrian Collision in Hillandale

Detectives from the Montgomery County Police Department – Collision Reconstruction Unit are investigating a fatal collision that occurred this evening.

On Wednesday, February 1 at approximately 5:06 p.m., 3rd District officers and Fire and Rescue personnel responded to the parking lot of Cresthaven Elementary School located at 1234 Cresthaven Drive for the report of a collision involving a pedestrian who was using a walker.

Preliminary investigation has revealed that a waste disposal truck was attempting to back up in the parking lot of the school when the adult male victim, identified as Collins Ellison, age 66, from the 1200 block of Cresthaven Drive in Hillandale, and who was using a walker, was struck by the truck.  Ellison succumbed to his injuries at the scene.

The driver of the waste disposal truck, identified as Vincent Carruth, age 48, of the 7100 block of Smooth Path in Columbia, remained at the scene and was not injured in the collision.

This collision remains under investigation.  Anyone with information regarding this collision is asked to contact the Collision Reconstruction Unit at 240-773-6620.

RLG

 

Update: Wheaton Pedestrian Collision Now Fatal

Detectives from the Montgomery County Police Department – Collision Reconstruction Unit (CRU) continue to investigate a now fatal collision involving a pedestrian that occurred in Wheaton on January 15.  The pedestrian, Consuelo Mary Anglarill, age 82, of Bonnywood Lane in Silver Spring, succumbed to her injuries on Sunday, January 29.

On January 15 at approximately 11:49 a.m., 4th District officers and Fire and Rescue personnel responded to the intersection of Georgia Avenue and Reedie Drive for the report of a pedestrian- involved collision.

Preliminary investigation has revealed that a 2007 Chevrolet Impala, driven by Kevin Arias, age 21, of the 10900 block of Amherst Avenue in Wheaton, was traveling north on Georgia Avenue.  A pedestrian, identified as Consuelo Mary Anglarill, age 82, of the 2100 block of Bonnywood Lane in Silver Spring, was crossing Georgia Avenue in a western direction at Reedie Drive when she was struck by the Impala.

Anglarill was transported to a local hospital with life-threatening injuries.

Detectives continue to investigate the circumstances of the collision, to include what the traffic signal indicated at the time of the collision and whether the pedestrian was in the area of the crosswalk.

Anyone with information regarding this collision is asked to contact the Collision Reconstruction Unit at 240-773-6620.

Detectives Investigate Fatal Collision in White Oak

Detectives from the Montgomery County Police Department – Collision Reconstruction Unit (CRU) are investigating a fatal collision that occurred this morning in White Oak.

On Tuesday, December 27 at approximately 11:21 a.m., 3rd District officers and Fire and Rescue personnel responded to the intersection of Columbia Pike (Route 29) and Stewart Lane for the report of a serious collision that had just occurred.

The preliminary investigation revealed that a 2016 Honda Fit was making a left turn from southbound Columbia Pike onto eastbound Stewart Lane and a 2014 Ford E-Series van was traveling northbound on Columbia Pike approaching Stewart Lane.  The Ford van and the Honda collided in the intersection.    After the initial collision, the Ford van then struck a 2012 Toyota Camry which was stopped for the red traffic signal on westbound Stewart Lane at Columbia Pike.

The driver of the Honda, identified as Mauro Juan Loli, age 83, of Ivywood Lane in Colesville, was transported to an area hospital where he succumbed to his injuries.

The driver of the Ford E-Series van, identified as Rohan Wayne Bryan, age 46, of Apple Road in Northeast, Washington, D.C., was not injured in the collision.

The driver of the Toyota, identified as Yohnnes Birru Ayele, age 42, of Old Columbia Pike in Silver Spring, was transported to an area hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.

This collision remains under investigation.  Anyone who witnessed this collision or has information about this collision is asked to call the Collision Reconstruction Unit at 240-773-6620.

RLG

December 9 Collision in Chevy Chase Area Now Fatal

Detectives from the Montgomery County Police Department – Collision Reconstruction Unit (CRU) are investigating a now-fatal collision that occurred on December 9 in Chevy Chase.

On Friday, December 9 at approximately 2:21 p.m., 2nd District officers responded to the intersection of Wisconsin Avenue and Somerset Terrace for the report of a collision.  The preliminary investigation by 2nd District officers revealed that a 2002 Toyota Camry and a 2017 Toyota RAV4 were both traveling southbound on Wisconsin Avenue at Somerset Terrace, when the Camry rear-ended the RAV4.  Both cars were driveable.

The driver of the Camry, identified as Amy Chaung Lee, age 90, of the 8400 block of Whitman Drive in Bethesda was driven home by a relative after the collision.  That same day, she began to exhibit signs of a head injury and was taken to a local hospital.  Lee succumbed to her injuries at the hospital on December 14.

The driver of the RAV4, identified as Carol Smith, age 51, of the 20100 block of Rothbury Lane in Gaithersburg, was not injured in the collision.

This collision remains under investigation.  Anyone with information regarding this collision is asked to contact the Collision Reconstruction Unit at 240-773-6620.

RLG