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Just before 10:30 p.m. on January 18, 2020, Baltimore County Police responded to a crash on Silver Spring Road near Winding Way, 21128. Crash investigators were able to determine that a Dodge Ram truck was traveling east on Silver Spring Road when the vehicle struck a concrete wall at the dead end of the roadway.

The driver was pronounced deceased by medical personnel shortly afterwards. The passenger of the truck was transported to a local hospital with life-threatening injuries. More information will be provided as the crash investigation moves forward.

Update: (1/7/20 3:00 p.m.)

Baltimore County Police have confirmed that the pedestrians involved in this crash is a mother and her three children. Jhalil Norris, 5, and Jovanni Norris, 6, of the unit-block of Stemmers Run Road, 21221 were both pronounced deceased on January 6th. The mother and 9 year-old are currently in critical condition at local hospitals. 

Original release: (1/7/20 9:48 a.m.) 

Just after 4 p.m. on January 6, Baltimore County Police responded to a crash on Eastern Boulevard at Orville Road, 21221. Police determined that a 2008 silver BMW 128i was traveling west on Eastern Boulevard when the vehicle struck an adult female and three children who were crossing Eastern Boulevard at the intersection.

Two of the children, ages 5 and 6, were later pronounced deceased at local hospitals. The adult female and third child, age 9, were taken to local hospitals with life-threatening injuries. The driver of the BMW remained at the scene. More information will be released as the investigation progresses.

A 93-year-old woman died of injuries sustained  in a December 29, 2019 house fire in Catonsville.

The victim is Louise Hyder Hole, who lived in the home in the1200 block of Keithmont Rd., Catonsville, 21228, and was found by firefighters in a center hallway.

Fire crews were dispatched at 5:24 a.m., and Engine 13 (Westview) arrived to find fire showing and the house fully involved. A single-story addition to the home collapsed due to fire damage.

The fire was placed under control at 6:34 a.m. and remains under investigation.

 
 
Revised June 27, 2017