There was a multiple vehicle collision that occurred in the area of New Hampshire Ave. and Lockwood Dr. (White Oak) on Sunday night that left one adult male dead. The following details courtesy of MCPD:
On Sunday, July 24, 2022, at approximately 8:52 p.m., 3rd District officers and Montgomery County Fire Rescue personnel responded to the location for the report of a collision, involving a van, a car and a Metro bus. As a result of the collision, the male driver of the van was pronounced dead at the scene. There is no confirmed age for the deceased at this time.
The adult male driver of the car was transported to an area hospital with minor injuries. The driver of the Metro bus remained on scene and did not sustain any injuries. No passengers on the bus were injured.
This is an active and ongoing investigation. A formal news release will be distributed as more information becomes available. The decedent’s name will be released following proper notification of next of kin.
TRAFFIC ADVISORY- New Hampshire Ave. at Lockwood Dr. is closed as the result of a traffic collision . Expect significant delays. Drivers are advised to seek an alternate route. #MCPD #Trafficadvisory pic.twitter.com/Tq51GIHq4P
— Montgomery County Department of Police (@mcpnews) July 25, 2022