Clarence Williams Local reporter covers crime, breaking news and public safety Dec. 6 at 11:06 pm Montgomery County police vehicle hit a pedestrian and seriously injured driving a patrol Thursday evening in the Wheaton area, police said. The accident occurred while the officer was heading south on Georgia Avenue and hit the man on the road near the Blueridge Avenue intersection at about 9:27 pm, the spokesman said. Tom Jordan font. The pedestrian was taken to the hospital with life-threatening injuries. Police closed the northbound and southbound lanes of Georgia Avenue near Arcola Avenue to investigate, police said on Twitter. The accident remains under investigation. .