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Police Investigate Single Vehicle Fatal Collision in Clarksburg

For Immediate Release: Wednesday, July 29, 2015

Detectives from Montgomery County Police Collision Reconstruction Unit are investigating a single vehicle, single- occupant fatal collision that occurred in the 26600 block of Clarksburg Road.

On July 28 at approximately 9:24 p.m., 5th District officers and Montgomery County Fire/Rescue personnel responded to a call for a single-vehicle collision that had just occurred.  The preliminary investigation indicates that for reasons still under investigation, the vehicle, a 2007 Ford Fusion, lost control and collided with a utility pole.  Despite life-saving efforts, the driver, identified as Richard Pliszak, age 54, of the 4500 block of Roop Road in Mount Airy, Maryland, succumbed to his injuries.

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


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Release ID: 15-230
Media Contact: mcpnews 
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