Montgomery County Police are investigating a pedestrian collision after a car struck and killed a man Saturday night in Wheaton.
According to police, a man tried to cross Georgia Avenue, near where it merges with Veirs Mill Road in Wheaton, at around 11:30 p.m., Saturday, when a 2016 Nissan Rogue collided with him. The man, who has not been identified yet, was not in the pedestrian crosswalk when he was hit, and died on the scene, according to police.
Police said the driver of the car was Ramon Sanches, 49, of Eccleston Street in Silver Spring and that the collision in still being investigated by MCPD.
Police are encouraging people who have information about the collision to call the MCPD Collision Reconstruction Unit, at 240-773-6620.