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Detectives Investigate Josiah Henson Parkway Fatal Collision; Victim’s Name Released

For Immediate Release: Monday, August 15, 2022

Gaithersburg, MD – A 62-year-old Germantown man has died following a fatal collision in Rockville. 

On Sunday, August 14, 2022, at approximately 4:14 p.m., 1st District officers and Montgomery County Fire Rescue personnel responded to the area of Josiah Henson Pkwy and the ramp from northbound Route 355 for the report of a two-vehicle traffic collision.  

The preliminary investigation by detectives has determined that a white Audi A4 was traveling eastbound on Josiah Henson Pkwy, when for reasons still under investigation, it was struck by a silver Ford Fusion coming from the northbound 355 ramp. The vehicles collided in the intersection.  

The driver of the white Audi A4 was transported to an area hospital with minor injuries. The driver of the silver Ford Fusion, Noel Henry Powell, was transported to an area hospital where he was pronounced dead. 

The Montgomery County Department of Police Collision Reconstruction Unit continues to investigate this collision. Anyone with information regarding this collision is asked to contact CRU detectives at 240-773-6620.    


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Release ID: 22-407
Media Contact: L.N.J.Ivey 
Categories: fatal-collision