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Baltimore County Police are asking for the public’s assistance in locating a car involved in a hit and run collision. On July 20, 2017, just before 10:00 p.m., Police responded to a call for a pedestrian struck on Liberty Road near Old Court Road, 21133. The car fled the scene after the collision.

The car is described as a 2008-2009 black Mercedes Benz C-class, four door sedan, being either a sport or luxury model. The Mercedes is missing the driver’s side exterior mirror and has damage to the driver’s side front headlight. The juvenile pedestrian was transported to a local hospital, where he continues to receive treatment.

If anyone has information about this incident, please call Baltimore County Police at (410) 307-2020 or the Baltimore County Police Crash Team at (410) 887-5396. 

At 4:30 p.m., the Baltimore County Police Crash Team responded to a crash involving a 13 year-old male. The victim darted into the intersection of Belair Road and Silver Spring Road when he was struck by a 2005 Toyota Corolla traveling southbound on Belair Road. The driver of the Toyota stayed at the scene.

The juvenile was conscious and alert when he was taken to Johns Hopkins Hospital with non life-threatening injuries. 

Update: July 15, 2017 9:30 a.m.

The man who was pronounced deceased in the accident at Merritt Boulevard and North Point Boulevard has been identified as William Thomas Nowakowski, 68, of the 1000-block of Franklin Avenue 21221. Crash investigators are continuing their investigation at this time. 


Original Release: July 14, 2017 1:00 p.m.

The Baltimore County Police Crash Team is investigating the fatal pedestrian accident at Merritt Boulevard and North Point Boulevard.

At 7:29 a.m. today, a 68-year-old male was crossing westbound Merritt Boulevard when a 2009 Nissan Sentra traveling southbound in lane 2 on Merritt Boulevard struck him. The driver of the Nissan did not see the man as he was crossing due to slower traffic in lane 1. The driver of the Sentra stayed at the scene.

The name of the pedestrian has not been released pending notification of his family.

Revised June 27, 2017