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Original release (October 26, 2015  10:36 a.m.):

The Baltimore County Police Department is investigating after a woman was run over by a truck in Idlewylde last night.

Just before 10:30 p.m., police were called to the intersection of Sherwood Road and Overbrook Road 21239 (Precinct 6/Towson) for a crash involving a pedestrian. When officers arrived, they found an injured woman lying in the roadway.

The initial investigation into the incident has indicated that the suspect had been driving around with the victim in a pickup truck. While at the intersection of Sherwood Road and Overbrook Road, the victim got out of the truck. When she attempted to get back into the truck, the suspect pushed her out and drove over her. The victim told police that she believes that the truck intentionally ran over her.

The victim was transported to an area hospital for treatment. She is expected to survive.

This incident is under investigation by the Baltimore County Police Violent Crimes Unit.

Anyone with information on this incident is asked to call Baltimore County Police at 410-307-2020.

UPDATE (October 26  2:48 p.m.):

Paper Mill Road was opened at 2 p.m.

UPDATE (October 26  1:49 p.m.):

The pickup truck carrying the turkeys and chickens was only occupied by the adult male driver. He was not transported to a medical facility.

The tree trimming truck was occupied by two adult males. Both were transported to Sinai Trauma. Their injuries are not believed to be life threatening.

Police expect that Paper Mill Road will remain closed for another 30 to 40 minutes.

UPDATE (October 26  10:10 p.m.):

An occupant of the tree trimming truck has been transported to Sinai Trauma for treatment.

Paper Mill Road remains closed.

Original release (October 26, 2015  9:17 a.m.):

At 8:26 a.m. this morning, Baltimore County Police and Fire personnel responded to Paper Mill Road and Cooper Road for a crash.

The initial investigation into this incident has indicated the a pickup truck that had been carrying turkeys and chickens was traveling west-bound on Paper Mill Road in the area of Cooper Road. A tree trimming truck was traveling east-bound on Paper Mill. The pickup truck crossed the center line and struck the tree trimming truck. The tree trimming truck then turned on its side.

Paper Mill Road between Cooper Road and Green Branch Drive is closed and may remain closed for several hours.

The crash is under investigation by Precinct 7/Cockeysville patrol personnel.

UPDATE (October 20  2:27 p.m.):

The female pedestrian involved in the crash on Security Boulevard this morning has died.

The preliminary investigation into the crash has indicated that 56-year-old Mary Bailey of the 600 block of Pennsylvania Avenue 21201 was crossing Security Boulevard with a male when they were struck by a Toyota Prius. Both Bailey and the other pedestrian were not in a lit area and not in a crosswalk. The Prius remained at the scene.

Bailey was taken to the R Adams Cowley Shock Trauma Center where she was later declared deceased. The male was taken to the Sinai Trauma Center for treatment. His current condition is unknown.

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

Original release (October 20, 2015  8:44 a.m.):

Baltimore County Police are investigating a pedestrian involved crash on Security Boulevard.

Just after 6 a.m., police and fire personnel responded to the intersection of Security Boulevard at Gwynn Oak Avenue. Officers found that two pedestrians had been struck by a vehicle as they were crossing the street. The vehicle remained at the scene.

One pedestrian was transported to the R Adams Cowley Shock Trauma Center, the other pedestrian was transported to the Sinai Trauma Center. Both pedestrians are expected to survive.

The crash is being investigated by the Baltimore County Police Department Crash Team.


Revised April 6, 2016