David Hernandez killed in Aspen Hill crash

(WJLA) - Alcohol likely contributed to a crash that left a Rockville man dead early Sunday, police say.{ }

David Hernandez, 47, was traveling eastbound on Aspen Hill Road{ }in Aspen Hill when he lost control and struck a tree near Iris Street, according to authorities. He was pronounced dead on scene.

Hernandez's front seat passenger was transported to a local hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.

The crash happened just before 1 a.m. and is being investigated. Anyone with information should call police.