Credit: Photo via Pete Piringer

A man died Sunday night after his truck went off the road and hit multiple trees in a rural area of northern Montgomery County, police said.

Jerry Lee Ray Thompson Sr., 46, of Dickerson, was driving his 2007 Dodge Ram 2500 south on Comus Road near Barley Field Lane around 9:51 p.m. His truck went off the road and struck several trees, police said.

Thompson died at the scene, police said. No one else was in the vehicle.

The crash happened in an agricultural region of the county close to the Sugarloaf Mountain recreation area.

Police have asked anyone with information about the crash to call them at 240-773-6620.

Dan Schere can be reached at Daniel.schere@bethesdamagazine.com

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