GAITHERSBURG, Md. (WUSA9) – An 18-year-old woman was killed Sunday in a single-vehicle crash in Maryland, Montgomery County police said.
The crash happened around 3 p.m. in the area of 12860 Travilah Road.
According to police, a Dodge Viper was heading west on Travilah Road when, for unknown reasons, left the road and struck a brick wall.
The driver, 21-year-old Brandon Bussard, was transported to hospital with non-life-threatening injuries. His passenger, 18-year-old Christina Koutsoukos, was transported by helicopter to the hospital with life-threatening injuries. She later died from her injuries.
Detectives are now investigating if speed was a factor.
The crash is still under investigation.