An Accident On Old Frederick Road Turned Deadly Early Sunday Morning

A pick-up truck left the road, hit a tree, and caught fire

Frederick, Md. (DG) – The Frederick County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a fatal accident that happened early Sunday morning.

First responders were dispatched to the 13,300 block of Old Frederick Road in Rocky Ridge at around 12:30 a.m. for an accident.

Police say a Dodge Ram pick-up truck left the roadway, hit a tree, and caught fire. The driver was pronounced dead.

Authorities are attempting to identify the driver of the truck. The investigation is ongoing.