Rockville Public Works Employee Dies from Injuries in October Crash
Man was riding on back of city garbage truck
A Rockville Department of Public Works employee has died after a mid-October crash.
On the morning of Oct. 17, Jesse Freeman, 45, was riding on the back of a city-owned garbage truck on Ardennes Avenue. Freeman was thrown from the truck and died on Oct. 28, according to a county police news release on Friday.
The release did not say what Freeman’s injuries were or why his death was not announced until Friday.
The driver of the truck, 51-year-old David Cole, was not injured.
In its news release, police said the crash remains under investigation.
Police have asked anyone with additional information to contact them at 240-773-6620.