Detectives Investigate Fatal Motorcycle Collision in Colesville Area

Detectives from the Montgomery County Department of Police – Collision Reconstruction Unit (CRU) are investigating a fatal collision involving a motorcyclist that occurred yesterday evening in the Colesville area.

On Friday, October 23, at approximately 8:20 p.m., 4th District officers and Fire and Rescue personnel responded to Norbeck Road at Llewellyn Manor Way for the report of a serious collision involving a motorcycle.

Preliminary investigation has revealed that a 2014 Yamaha FZ-09 motorcycle was traveling west on Norbeck Road approaching Llewellyn Manor Way.  A 2007 Toyota Prius was traveling on Llewellyn Manor Way and attempting to cross Norbeck Road to enter Northwest Branch Recreational Park. For reasons still under investigation, the motorcycle and the Prius collided in the intersection.

The motorcyclist, identified as Christian Richardson, age 24, of Dumbarton Drive in Rockville, was transported to a local hospital with life-threatening injuries.  Richardson succumbed to his injuries at the hospital.

The driver of the Prius, identified as Tatiana Ogundeko, age 22, of Rushland Court in Waldorf, and an adult female passenger were 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.

 

 

Detectives Investigate Fatal Collision in White Oak Area

Update: 10/19/2020 – The driver of the Toyota Corolla has been identified as Woyneshet Armide Ayele, age 72, of Beacon Road in Silver Spring.

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

On Sunday, October 18, at approximately 1:09 a.m., 3rd District officers and Fire & Rescue personnel responded to Columbia Pike and Industrial Parkway for the report of a collision.

Preliminary investigation by CRU detectives determined that a 2010 Toyota Corolla was making a left turn onto southbound Columbia Pike from Industrial Parkway when it collided with a 2018 Honda Accord that was traveling north on Columbia Pike.

The driver (and sole occupant) of the Toyota Corolla, an adult female, was pronounced deceased at the scene.  Her identity will be released once family is notified.

The driver of the Honda Accord, Marvin De Jesus Salinas Rodas, age 31, of Lockwood Drive in Silver Spring, and his passenger, Martin Gutierrez Cruz, age 21, of Mount Rainier, Maryland, were transported to local hospitals with serious but non-life threatening injuries.

This collision investigation is ongoing. Anyone with information is asked to call the Collision Reconstruction Unit at 240-773-6620.

Update: Bicycle-Involved Collision in Gaithersburg Now Fatal

Detectives from the Collision Reconstruction Unit (CRU) continue to investigate a now fatal bicycle-involved collision that occurred on October 9 in Gaithersburg.

The bicyclist, previously identified as 36-year-old Jose Lopez Hernandez of Mountain Ash Way in Gaithersburg, succumbed to his injuries on Monday, October 12 at an area hospital.

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

 

Detectives Investigate Single Vehicle Double-Fatal Collision in Clarksburg Area

Detectives from the Montgomery County Department of Police – Collision Reconstruction Unit are investigating a single-vehicle, double-fatal collision that occurred late last night in the Clarksburg area.

On Saturday, October 10, at approximately 11:43 p.m., 5th District officers and Fire and Rescue personnel responded to Ridge Road (Route 27) at Morning Star Drive for the report of a serious collision.

The preliminary investigation revealed that a 2013 Jeep Wrangler was traveling south on Ridge Road near Morning Star Drive.  For reasons still under investigation, the Jeep left the roadway and rolled over several times.

The driver of the Jeep, identified as Dylan Bansi, age 20, of Sweetgum Circle in Germantown, was transported to a local hospital with life-threatening injuries.  Bansi succumbed to his injuries at the hospital.

The passenger in the Jeep, identified as Marryann Hardesty, age 18, of Berryville Road in Germantown, was pronounced deceased at the scene.

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

 

Detectives Investigate Fatal Hit and Run Collision Involving Pedestrian in Silver Spring

Detectives from the Montgomery County Department of Police-Collision Reconstruction Unit are investigating a fatal pedestrian hit-and-run collision that occurred early this morning in Silver Spring.   

On Sunday, September 20, at approximately 12:49 a.m., officers from the 3rd District, Takoma Park Police Department officers, and Montgomery County Fire and Rescue Service personnel responded to the 8700 block of Carroll Avenue for a pedestrian-involved collision.

The preliminary investigation revealed that a vehicle, possibly a lightcolored sedan, was traveling north on Carroll Avenue.  In the 8700 block of Carroll Avenue, the vehicle struck Wilmar Gomez Gonzalez, age 24, of Hyattsville, who was standing in the roadway.  After striking Gonzalez, the vehicle left the area.  The victim was pronounced deceased at the scene.   

Detectives are asking anyone who may have witnessed the collision or has additional information to contact the Collision Reconstruction Unit at 240-773-6620.  Callers may remain anonymous.