Officers Investigate Hit and Run Collision in Rockville; Surveillance Video of Striking Vehicle Released
Do you know the driver of this black Cadillac Escalade who struck another vehicle on Hungerford Dr in Rockville yesterday and then fled the scene?
If so, please call the 1st District station at 240-773-6070.
— Montgomery County Department of Police (@mcpnews) June 4, 2021
For Immediate Release: Friday, June 4, 2021
First District officers are investigating a hit-and-run collision that occurred at approximately 4:40 p.m. on Thursday, June 3, on Hungerford Drive (Route 355) at Frederick Avenue in Rockville.
Today, officers are releasing surveillance video of the striking vehicle, a newer model black Cadillac Escalade, and are asking the public for help in identifying the driver.
Preliminary investigation has determined that the black Cadillac Escalade was traveling south on Hungerford Drive approaching Frederick Avenue and for reasons still under investigation, struck a Mercedes that was also traveling south. After striking the Mercedes, the Escalade pulled into a nearby parking lot and then traveled north on Hungerford Drive.
The Escalade will have damage to the right wheel and fender area.
The driver and sole occupant of the Mercedes was not injured.
Anyone with information about the Cadillac Escalade or its driver is asked to call the 1st District Station at 240-773-6070.