MONTGOMERY COUNTY (WUSA9) -- Officials are investigating a fatal accident which happened on December 17 in Maryland.
It occurred around 11:29 a.m., at the intersection of Crabbs Branch Way and Indianola Drive. A Ford Taurus was hit hit by a2008 blue Freightliner truck which was traveling northbound in the left lane of Crabbs Branch Way, officials said.
The driver of the Taurus, Valery Alexander Portnoi, 74 was with Atalia Portnoi, 72, when the accident happened. Valery was pronounced dead at the hospital andAtalia is still in critical condition. The driver of the Freightliner, Benito Gonzalez, 65was initially trapped during the accident but were uninjured. The passenger in the truck has been identified as Allan Lule, 28, police said.
The Freightliner is registered to the Montgomery County Department of Liquor Control, officials said.
The incident is under investigation. If you have any information, call Police at 240-773-6620.