Herndon, VA (October 17, 2020) – This past Wednesday night around 9:00 p.m., Jonathan Szott lost his life in a fatal traffic crash that took place on a roadway in Herndon.
The accident occurred at the intersection of Centreville and McLearen Road when Szott was headed north on Centreville and attempted to turn onto McLearen. While attempting to turn he crossed over the centerline of the roadway and was involved in a head-on collision with another vehicle.
Paramedics attended the accident scene in order to assist those with injuries. Szott was transferred from the crash site to a nearby medical center where he later succumbed to his injuries.
No one else involved in the wreck has been identified to the public at the present time, and no other injuries were reported to have resulted from the collision.
A police investigation is currently underway.
We would like to offer our sincere condolences to the family of the deceased. Our thoughts are with them and everyone that was affected by this tragedy. There is nothing more devastating than the unexpected and sudden loss of a family member especially if the accident that took their life could have been avoided.
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