The Baltimore County Police Crash Team is investigating a fatal pedestrian involved accident that occurred Thursday night in the 12400 block of Pulaski Highway in Kingsville.
At 9:36 p.m., Baltimore County Police and Fire personnel responded to the 12400 block of Pulaski Highway for a report of a pedestrian that had been struck by a car. When officers arrived on the scene they found an adult female lying in the street. She was declared deceased at the scene by medical personnel.
The initial investigation into this incident has indicated that the pedestrian was attempting to cross Pulaski Highway from the south edge to the north edge. A 2003 BMW 325 had been traveling west-bound on Pulaski Highway. The pedestrian was hit by the BMW when she stepped into its lane of travel.
Investigators have determined that pedestrian error and poor lighting were factors in the crash.
The pedestrian has been identified as 57-year-old Marlene Langston of the 12000 block of Pulaski Highway.
This incident remains under investigation by the Baltimore County Police Crash Team. When the Crash Team is done its investigation, the report will be presented to the Baltimore County State’s Attorney’s Office. The State's Attorney’s Office will review the report and decide if any charges will be brought.