Police Investigating Fatal Accident in Damascus

A 21 year old was killed after his vehicle hit a tree

Damascus, Md. (DG) – A 21 year old man lost his life in an accident in Damascus on Sunday night.

Montgomery County Police responded to a report of a car fire on Laytonsville Road just north of Hawkins Creamery Road around 9:45 p.m..

Arriving emergency crews found a 2016 KIA Soul had struck a large tree. The driver was pronounced dead at the scene. He was identified as Aaron Michael Girson from Gaithersburg.

Police are asking anyone with information on this accident to call 240-773-6620.