Laurel man killed in Montgomery Co. crash

A Laurel man was killed in a motorcycle crash Saturday in Montgomery County, according to Montgomery County police.

Police said at approximately 3:36 p.m., officers responded to the 6900 block of Annapolis Rock Road in Damascus for the report of a personal injury collision. Police said the preliminary investigation revealed a 2005 Mercedes-Benz ML500 (SUV) was traveling eastbound on Annapolis Rock Road when it made a right turn into a private driveway. Police said as the SUV was making the turn into the driveway, a 2007 Honda 1000RR motorcycle, traveling eastbound on Annapolis Rock Road, hit the back of the Mercedes.

Police said as officers and Montgomery County Fire & Rescue personnel were responding, an off-duty Howard County firefighter came upon the scene and attempted lifesaving measures. Montgomery County personnel continued lifesaving efforts, but the driver of the motorcycle died at the scene.

He was identified as Alan Evans, 51, of the 8600 block of Felsview Drive in Laurel.

The driver of the Mercedes-Benz was identified as Lauren Fishman, 44, of the 10900 block of Brewer House Road in Rockville. A 14-year-old girl was a front-seat passenger. Neither was injured. 

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