One dies, four hurt in Frederick wreck

August 06, 1999

FREDERICK, Md. - A man died Wednesday evening in a one-car accident on U.S. 15 at Saint Anthony Road, according to Maryland State Police in Frederick.

Sergio Hernandez, 45, of Hyattsville, was pronounced dead at Washington County Hospital, police said.

The driver, Israel Montilla, 18, of Hyattsville was the son of the man who died, police said.

Montilla and his 10-year-old brother, Daniel Hernandez, were flown to Johns Hopkins Hospital in Baltimore, police said.

A hospital spokesman had no record of Daniel Hernandez at the hospital. He said Montilla was in stable condition, but he could not provide further details.

Another brother, Sergio Hernandez Jr., 17, and the driver's girlfriend, Colleen Mohammed, 15 were taken to Gettysburg, (Pa.) Hospital, police said.


Mohammed was treated and released.

Hernandez Jr. was transferred to the University of Maryland Shock Trauma Center. He is listed in serious but stable condition.

Four of the occupants were ejected from the vehicle. No one was wearing a seatbelt, police said.

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