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Date: Oct 17, 2018

Baltimore County Police are investigating another fatal crash today, this one involving a pedestrian on DeRisio Lane in the Pikesville Precinct.

Crash Investigators responded to DeRisio Lane and Sudbrook Lane around 2:51 p.m. when a pedestrian attempted to cross DeRisio Lane at  Sudbrook Lane and was struck by the side mirror of a 2009 Lincoln Town Car traveling through the intersection southbound on DeRisio Lane, and was forcefully knocked to the ground. The Lincoln had stopped at the stop sign at the intersection, then began to continue through the intersection when the pedestrian began to cross the intersection.

The pedestrian, identified as Leonid Isaakovich Marder (83) of the 3600 block of Fords Lane, 21215, was transported to Sinai Hospital by BCoFD Medic 2 with potentially life threatening injuries and died just before 4 p.m. 

The driver of the Lincoln was not injured and remained at the scene of the crash.

The Baltimore County Police Crash Investigation Team is continuing their investigation into this fatal crash this evening.

The driver of a car that collided this morning with a charter bus in the intersection of Falls Road at Brick Store Road, 21074, has died.

The victim is identified as Joel William Drawbaugh (19) of Havre De Grace.

BCoPD and EMS personnel from Baltimore County and Carroll County fire services responded to the scene at about 10:50 a.m. The first-arriving unit, Medic 855 (Upperco VFC), found a serious crash involving a black Infiniti G37x and a charter bus carrying 41 students from St. Vincent Pallotti High School in Laurel on their way to a retreat at River Valley Ranch in Manchester.

The patient in the Infiniti was heavily entrapped. Fire and rescue personnel freed him from the vehicle at 11:31 a.m. A Maryland State Police Medevac was requested but was cancelled when the patient went into trauma arrest. He was pronounced deceased at the scene. Confirmation of his death was delayed pending proper notification of his family.

The preliminary investigation indicates that the Infiniti was traveling southbound on Falls Road north of Brick Store Road. The charter bus had become stuck while attempting to make a left turn onto northbound Falls Road from eastbound Brick Store Road. As the Infiniti entered the intersection it  struck the rear driver side of the bus.

Seven passengers and the driver of the bus were transported to Carroll Hospital Center, all with minor injuries.

Falls Road remained closed between Gunpowder Road and Beckleysville Road into the afternoon rush hour during crash reconstruction efforts.

The Baltimore County Police Crash Investigation Team is continuing to investigate the cause of this fatal crash.

UPDATE (October 17, 2018 3:30 p.m.):

Baltimore County Police have located the Lexus they believe is responsible for the hit-and-run crash on Liberty Road Saturday morning that killed 27-year-old Garohn Malik Green.

The Crash Investigation Team is continuing their investigation into the crash, working to identify the driver of the vehicle at the time of the crash. More information will follow as it is made available.

Original Release (October 13, 2018 10:27 a.m.):

Baltimore County Police are looking for the public’s help in locating a car involved in a fatal hit and run. Just before 3:30 a.m. on October 13, 2018, police responded to the area of Liberty Road near Croydon Road, 21207 for a pedestrian stuck by a car. County Police Crash Team investigators determined that a 27-year-old man was crossing Liberty Road when he was struck by the car traveling east on Liberty Road. The vehicle fled the area after striking the victim.

The car is described as a 1997 to 1999, two-toned cream over silver colored, Lexus ES300. The car should have significant damage to the front right corner and to the front right headlight, including some parts missing from the assembly.

The victim was transported to Sinai Hospital where he was later pronounced deceased. He has been identified as Garohn Malik Green, 27, of the 200-block of Medwick Garth E, 21228. Police have attached the photograph of a similar car for reference. If anyone has information about this fatal hit and run, please call 911 or Baltimore County Police at 410-307-2020.

Revised June 27, 2017