Police: Man dies after being hit by SUV near Rockville Metro stop

(Photo, MGN Online)

A man is dead after he was hit by an SUV near the Rockville Metro Station Wednesday night, according to authorities.

Montgomery County Police say at around 11:22 p.m. they and Montgomery County Fire crews were called to the 200 block of Rockville Pike at Church Street for a collision.

Officials say a 2017 Nissan Armada, being driven by 83-year-old Cupertino Unda of Germantown, hit a man while he was crossing Rockville Pike. The man was taken to Suburban Hospital with life-threatening injuries but was later pronounced dead, authorities say.

Unda was not injured.

Some lanes were blocked as police and emergency crews responded to the area but the scene is now clear and all roads are open.

Police say they are continuing to investigate this incident.

Authorities have not released any other information at this time.

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