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Detectives Investigate Piccard Drive Pedestrian Fatality; Victim's Identity Released

For Immediate Release: Wednesday, July 12, 2023

Gaithersburg, MD - Detectives from the Montgomery County Department of Police – Collision Reconstruction Unit (CRU) are investigating a pedestrian fatality that occurred on Piccard Drive near Redland Road on Tuesday, July 11, 2023.  


At approximately 5:10 a.m., Rockville City Police officers and Montgomery County Fire Rescue personnel responded to the location for the report of a collision between a vehicle and a pedestrian.  


The preliminary investigation has revealed that the driver of a blue 2018 Honda Civic was traveling northbound on Piccard Drive, approaching Redland Road, when he struck a pedestrian that was laying in the roadway. The driver of the Honda remained at the scene.  


Officers located the pedestrian who was pronounced dead at the scene. The decedent has been identified as 31-year-old Rajon Pierre Mozee, of Rockville.  


This is an active and ongoing investigation.    


Anyone with information regarding this collision is asked to contact CRU detectives at (240) 773-6620.   

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Release ID: 23-415
Media Contact: CC 
Categories: fatal-collision , pedestrian-collision