John Sesay killed in crash on I-270

A motorist was killed in an accident on I-270 early this morning, police said.

About 2 a.m., Maryland State Police responded to a two-vehicle accident northbound on I-270 just past Shady Grove Road.

A 1997 Honda Civic was{ } traveling south in the northbound lanes of I-270 when it struck a 1998 Isuzu Rodeo that was traveling north.

The impact was nearly head-on.

John Sesay, 26, of the 100 block of School Dr., Gaithersburg, Md., was driving the Honda. He was taken to Shady Grove Hospital where he died as a result of injuries.

The driver of the Isuzu--Wen Ke Shu, of Rothschild Court, Gaithersburg, Md.--suffered minor injuries and was taken to a local hospital.

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