Tragic, Fatal Car Accident at Georgia Avenue and Mason Street in Wheaton
According to a news story posted on bethesdamagazine.com, a Silver Spring woman was tragically killed in a Wheaton car accident at Georgia Avenue and Mason Street.*
The victim was walking when a sedan struck her, police stated. In a Montgomery County Police press release, the victim was identified as a 50-year-old woman.
Montgomery County Police reported that the accident occurred at around 8:20 in the morning. The report states that someone operating a blue Toyota Camry southbound on Georgia Avenue struck the woman while she was trying to cross the Mason Street intersection. The victim was in the marked crosswalk when she was struck by the Toyota Camry.
The woman was transported to a local area hospital for her life-threatening accident injuries. She tragically passed away.
The Camry driver was transported to a local hospital for accident-related injuries.
The accident is currently under investigation.
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