On January 24 at 10:05 p.m., Baltimore County Police and Fire Personnel responded to Old Pimlico Road and Woodbox Lane in Pikesville 21209 for a report of a serious automobile accident. Upon arriving at the scene, officers found that there was a single vehicle involved.

The driver was transported by Baltimore County Medic to Sinai Hospital where he was declared deceased. He has been identified as 23-year-old Phillip Maxim Podin of Brampton Court in Reisterstown.

The initial investigation into this incident by the Baltimore County Police Department Crash Team has indicated that a Lexus IS300 had been traveling at a high rate of speed on north-bound Old Pimlico Road just south of Woodbox Lane.  The vehicle left the roadway, struck a BGE pole, struck a tree, started to roll, struck two more trees, and came to rest back on north-bound Old Pimlico Road. The driver was ejected from the vehicle before it came to rest on the road.

This incident remains under investigation by the Baltimore County Police Department Crash Team.