Elderly Pedestrian Fatally Hit By Bus
Baltimore County, Maryland (September 5, 2013) - On September 4 at 3:27 p.m., Baltimore County Police and Fire personnel responded to Harford Road at Alden Road for a report of a pedestrian who had been struck by a bus. Upon arriving at the scene, officers discovered that an elderly male had been struck by an MTA bus. The man was declared deceased at the scene by medical personnel.
The deceased male has been identified as 85-year-old Edward Charles Kohler of the 5600 block of Gardenville Avenue, 21206. The initial investigation into this incident has indicated that he was crossing Harford Road when he was struck by an MTA bus that had been traveling northbound on Harford Road. The MTA bus remained at the scene.
This incident is under investigation by the Baltimore County Police Crash Team.