1 dead after vehicle strikes tree in Montgomery County

Police say a man is dead after a vehicle struck a tree in Montgomery County.

Officers say the crash happened at Laytonsville Road and Hawkins Creamery Road just before 10 p.m. Sunday night. Police have identified the victim as 21-year-old Aaron Michael Girson of Gaithersburg. He was the only occupant of the vehicle.

The cause of the crash is under investigation.