3-year-old dies after being struck by SUV in bank parking lot

Posted at 8:13 PM, Mar 26, 2019
and last updated 2019-03-27 08:36:01-04

ROCKVILLE, Md. — A 3-year-old has died after being struck by an SUV in Rockville on Sunday.

The incident happened just before 4 p.m. in the Sandy Spring Bank parking lot in the 600 block of Rockville Pike.

Montgomery County Police say the toddler, identified as Antonio Martinez Cruz, was crossing in the traffic path of the parking lot when he was struck by a Ford Explorer driven by a 44-year-old man.

Cruz was transported to an area hospital, where he later died.

The driver remained on the scene of the crash. No charges have been filed thus far as detectives with the Collision Reconstruction Unit continue to investigate all aspects of the collision.

Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 240-773-6620.