Montgomery County

1 Dead, 3 Hurt After Crash on Route 355 in Germantown

A truck appeared to have crashed through the front yard of a home, the cause of the crash is under investigation

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A man is dead, and three people are injured after an overnight crash in Germantown, Maryland, authorities say.

Authorities were called to reports of a traffic collision involving a truck and a Jeep at about 11:15 p.m. Saturday on Route 355 Frederick Road near Plummer Drive, the Montgomery County Police Department said in statement.

A male passenger of the Jeep was pronounced dead at the scene and has yet to be identified. The driver of the Jeep was transported to a hospital with not life-threatening injuries, according to police.

The driver and passenger of the truck were taken to a hospital for minor injuries.

Montgomery County Fire and Rescue tweeted photos that show a truck appearing to have crashed through the front yard of a home.

A traffic advisory was issued due to blocked lanes from the incident.

The cause of the crash is under investigation.

This is a developing story. Stay with News4 for more updates.

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