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Police Investigate Fatal Collision on University Boulevard

For Immediate Release: Thursday, June 6, 2013

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

Last night, at approximately 2:43 a.m., 4th District officers responded to the area of University Boulevard West and Dennis Avenue for a report of a serious personal injury collision.  Investigation revealed that a gray 2009 Honda Civic was traveling eastbound on University Boulevard West when, for unknown reasons, the driver lost control while going around a curve just past Dennis Avenue.  The vehicle left the right side of the roadway, struck a tree and a brick wall, and came to rest in the parking lot of 410 University Boulevard West.

The driver of the vehicle was transported to MedStar where he succumbed to his injuries this morning.  The passenger in the vehicle was also transported to MedStar with serious injuries.  The identities of the driver and the passenger will be released upon notification of next of kin.

The circumstances surrounding this collision remain under investigation.  Anyone with information regarding this collision is asked to contact the Collision Reconstruction Unit at 240-773-6620.  Callers may remain anonymous.

JMS

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Release ID: 13-189
Media Contact: mcpnews 
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