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One man is dead after crossing into oncoming traffic on McDonogh Road in Owings Mills Saturday afternoon.

At approximately 1:45 p.m. the driver of a 1998 Subaru Forester was traveling westbound on McDonogh Road near Woods Road when it crossed the center line and collided head-on with a 2015 Chevrolet Traverse.

The driver of the Chevrolet was transported to an area hospital in critical condition.

The driver of the Subaru was pronounced deceased at the scene and has been identified as Matthew James Reardon (26) of the 4000 block of Ashforth Way in Owings Mills. 

This crash remains under investigation by the Baltimore County Crash Investigation Team.

Original release (August 8, 2016 9:59 p.m.):

Four people were taken to area hospitals when  the driver of a white Infiniti crashed into another car after fleeing a traffic stop in Precinct 2, Woodlawn, early Monday evening. 
At approximately 5:47 p.m. an officer made a traffic stop on the Infiniti on Essex Road in Woodlawn. As the officer was walking up to the stopped Infiniti it suddenly accelerated and fled the traffic stop.  The officer returned to the patrol car and began a search of the area for the violator. 
At approximately 5:49 p.m. the officer came upon a serious crash scene near the intersection of Brompton Road and St. Lukes Lane involving the white Infiniti and a black Nissan Altima, which injured all three of the Nissan's occupants, including two children. 
The initial investigation revealed that the white Infiniti struck the black Nissan, pushing it into a tree with such force that the tree broke and fell. 
The driver of the Nissan, a 32-year-old man, and his two sons, ages 9 and 14, were taken to area hospitals, all with serious injuries. 
The 26-year-old male driver of the suspect vehicle, who is pending various traffic and criminal charges, was immediately apprehended and transported to an area hospital with minor injuries. 
The Baltimore County Crash Team will continue to investigate this incident.

Original release (April 2, 2016  8:24 p.m.):

Baltimore County Police are investigating a crash in Dundalk today that left at least seven people injured.

Just after 1 p.m., police and fire personnel responded to the Trendz Hair Salon in the 7600 block of German Hill Road 21222 for a report of a crash. When personnel arrived on the scene, they discovered that a car had gone through the front of the salon.

The preliminary investigation has indicated that a Ford Crown Victoria was backing out of a parking space. It then went forward, up onto the curb, and through the front of the hair salon.

The women that was driving the vehicle and at least six women in the hair salon were injured. One woman inside the salon was briefly trapped. The injured women were taken to area hospitals for treatment. All are expected to survive.

This crash is under investigation by the Baltimore County Police Department Crash Team. That investigation is expected to take several weeks.

Revised September 27, 2016