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A 9-year-old boy suffered potentially life-threatening injuries this morning when he was struck by a vehicle in Bowley's Quarters.

Police were called to the scene around 8:34 a.m. when the boy ran across Carroll Island Road and back, being struck by a Honda Odyssey minivan as he was crossing the second time just north of Issacs Road. The boy was flown by Maryland State Police Medevac to a local hospital. The driver of the Honda remained at the scene.

The Baltimore County Police Crash Investigation Team are conducting the crash reconstruction to determine the factors involved in this incident.

The Baltimore County Police Crash Investigation Team continues to investigate a fatal pedestrian crash on Eastern Avenue yesterday afternoon.

Police were called to the area of Eastern Avenue and Tidewater Lane around 1:11 p.m. Sunday when a 2017 Ram 1500 truck traveling westbound on Eastern Avenue struck a pedestrian that suddenly darted out into the roadway. The truck attempted to swerve to avoid the pedestrian but the woman collided with the passenger side of the truck. She was transported to MedStar Franklin Square Medical Center where she later died.

The preliminary investigation indicates that the woman attempted to run across Eastern Avenue to catch a MTA bus that was stopped and loading passengers on the north shoulder of Eastern Avenue. She is identified as 19-year old Trinea Anerra Covington of the unit block of Ambo Circle, 21220.

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