Allen R. Harvey, 25, an employe of the Reuben H. Donnelley Co. in Rockville, died Sunday at Arlington Hospital of injuries he sustained in an auto accident earlier that day.

Park Police said that Mr. Harvey was traveling northbound on Spout Run when the car he was driving turned over on the shoulder east of the roadway.

Mr. Harvey was taken to Arlington Hospital, where he was pronounced dead. A passenger, William P. Cuilik, 23, of Woodbridge, Va., was treated and released.

An investigation of the accident is continuing, police said.

Mr. Harvey was born in Washington and lived in West Germany for a time as a child. He attended Cedar Lane and Thoreau Intermediate schools in Vienna. He was a 1973 graduate of James Madison High School, where he won awards as "most improved player" and "best blocker" on the varsity football team in 1972.

He earned a bachelor's degree in finance at Virginia Polytechnic Institute in 1979, and joined the Donnelley Co., an advertising subsidiary of Dum & Bradstreet, later that year. He began as an accounting manager and had recently been promoted to commissions and statistics manager.

Mr. Harvey was taking graduate courses in accounting at George Mason University at the time of his death.

He was a resident of Vienna, where he had played in the men's softball league. He had attended Holy Comforter Episcopal Church in Vienna.

Survivors include his parents, Mr. and Mrs. Allen Harvey, of Vienna, and a brother, Robert A., of Idyllwild, Calif.