2020 | Police & Fire

Rockville man dies in single-car crash

Car hit several trees in Layhill area, police said

A Rockville man was killed when his car crashed into trees in the Layhill area early Sunday morning, Montgomery County police said.

Stefano Jorge Fernandes, 23, of MacDowell Street, was driving a 2006 Mazda6 west on Norbeck Road near Whitehaven Road around 1:08 a.m. Sunday, police wrote in a press release.

Police said the Mazda6 went off the road and hit several trees.

Fernandes, the only person in the car, was pronounced dead at the scene police said.

Police said they are still investigating the crash and are asking anyone with information to call them at 240773-6620.

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