Crash Kills 1, Closes Connecticut Avenue Near D.C.

WHEATON, Md. — Montgomery County police say one man is dead after his car overturned in a crash on Connecticut Avenue in Wheaton.

Police say the accident happened around 1:20 a.m. Sunday. Investigators say the vehicle struck the right curb and overturned. It’s not clear what caused the crash.

Police identified the victim as 54-year-old David Mills of Wheaton.

Connecticut Avenue was closed in both directions for several hours near Denfield Avenue. The road reopened later Sunday morning.

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