Serious Vehicle Crash In Montgomery County Now A Fatal

An occupant who was thrown from the vehicle has died.


Rockville, Md (KM) Montgomery County Police continue their investigation of a fatal crash near Laytonsville on Sunday, November 18th which killed a Gaithersburg man.

Oscar Eduardo Rivas-Macal, 23, was a passenger in a Chevrolet Cobalt which was traveling southbound along Muncaster Mill Road and Beechdale Court. Officers say the Cobalt left the roadway, hit an embankment and overturned. Rivas-Macal was ejected from the vehicle. He was transported to a local hospital where he died on Friday, November 23rd. .

The operator of the Cobalt, Mario Antonio Jandres- Rivera, 24, of Germantown, was also taken to the hospital and is in stable condition, authorities say.

Police say a dark colored Ford Mustang may have been involved in this crash, and investigators want to speak with its driver.

Anyone who has information on this accident is asked to call the Montgomery County Police Collision Reconstruction Unit at 240-773-6620.


By Kevin McManus