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Keyword: fatal crash

Original release (October 19, 2016  9:12 a.m.):

A pedestrian died after he was struck by a car on Frederick Road Monday morning.

The preliminary crash investigation has indicated that around 10 a.m., a man was attempting to stop his dog from running into the roadway. He stepped into the east-bound lane of Frederick Road near River Road, 21228, and was struck by a 2000 Toyota Solara that had been traveling east-bound on Frederick Road.

The injured man was transported to the R Adams Cowley shock Trauma Center where he died just after 1:30 p.m. Monday afternoon. He has been identified as 41-year-old Paul Gutoski Johnson of Pasadena.

The Toyota Solara remained at the scene.

The dog was not injured.

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

UPDATE (August 30, 2016  7:56 a.m.):

The Baltimore County Police Department has identified the bicyclist who died after colliding with a pickup truck in Upperco Friday afternoon as 42-year-old Christopher Ruffin Elliott of the 5800 block of Western Run Boulevard 21215.

The preliminary investigation into this crash has indicated that around 3:46 p.m. on August 26, Elliott was riding a bicycle, traveling east-bound on Dover Road. He moved to make a right turn onto south-bound Byerly Road, lost control, and struck a 2017 Ford F550 truck that was stopped at a stop sign on north-bound Byerly Road at the intersection with Dover Road. Elliott was declared deceased at the scene.

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

UPDATE (August 26, 2016  8:59 p.m.):

The preliminary investigation into this crash has indicated that the bicycle was traveling east-bound on Dover Road. It moved to make a right turn onto south-bound Byerly Road, lost control, and struck a Ford truck that was stopped at a stop sign on north-bound Byerly Road at the intersection with Dover Road.

The bicyclist died at the scene. His name will be released after notification of next-of-kin.

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

Original release (August 26, 2016  5:32 p.m.):

A crash this afternoon in Upperco has left a bicyclist deceased.

The preliminary investigation has indicated that a pickup truck and a bicycle collided in the 15500 block of Dover Road 21155 around 3:46 p.m. The man riding the bicycle was declared deceased at the scene. The pickup truck remained at the scene.

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

 Original release (June 26, 2016  12:55 p.m.):

The Baltimore County Police Department is investigating a Saturday night crash in Timonium that left a man deceased.

The preliminary investigation into the crash has indicated that at approximately 9 p.m., a 2003 Yamaha motorcycle was traveling east-bound on East Padonia Road. A 2017 Toyota Corolla was making a left turn from Treherne Road to west-bound East Padonia Road. The two vehicles collided in the intersection.

The operator of the motorcycle, 22-year-old Myles Alexander Dezurn of the 5900 block of Montgomery Avenue 21207, was declared deceased at the scene. The driver of the Corolla, a 26-year-old man, was transported to the R Adams Cowley Shock Trauma Center for treatment. His current condition is unknown.

The crash remains under investigation by the Baltimore County Police Crash Team. The investigation is expected to take several weeks.

 
 

Revised September 27, 2016