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Update: (December 5, 2019 8:30 a.m.)

Police have charged with driver responsible for the crash that resulted in the death of a 15-year-old, in Dundalk. Jennifer Jean Jones, 30, of the 300-block of Chalet Drive, 21108, has been charged with negligent manslaughter by vehicle. Jones is currently being held at the Baltimore County Department of Corrections, on denied bail status. 












Original Release: (December 4, 2019 2:18 p.m.) 

Just after 5:30 p.m. on December 3, 2019, Baltimore County Police responded to Delvale Avenue at Martell Avenue, 21222 for a pedestrian crash. Officers conducted their investigation and determined that a 2006 Nissan Altima was traveling north on Delvale Avenue when the car drove onto the sidewalk. The car then struck a pedestrian walking on the sidewalk. The pedestrian has been identified as Trinity Lynn Brooks, 15, of the 1800-block of East Avenue, 21222. Trinity was later pronounced deceased by Baltimore County Fire Department personnel.

The driver of the Altima has been taken into custody. More information will be released once the driver has been formally charged by police. 

A 67-year-old man died this afternoon of injuries sustained in a house fire in Middle River.

The victim is Forest Richard Brady of the unit block of Contact Ct., 21220. He lived in the home where the fire occurred.

BCoFD units were dispatched at 12:16 p.m. to the Contact Court address for a dwelling fire with rescue. First- arriving crews found heavy fire and smoke showing from a single-story home.

During a search of the home, firefighters located the victim in the living room -- the room BCoPD fire investigators have identified as the place where the fire started. No one else was in the home at the time of the fire.

Firefighters removed the victim from the home and transferred him to EMS providers. EMS personnel pronounced him deceased at the scene.

The fire was called under control at 12:56 p.m. Firefighters did not find working smoke alarms in the home.

The cause remains under investigation.

Just before 2:30 p.m. on August 25, 2019, Baltimore County Police received a call for a child-involved crash on Liberty Road near Wilmar Avenue, 21133. Investigation revealed that a 3-year-old child was attempting to cross Liberty Road when she was struck by an SUV which was traveling east on Liberty Road. The driver of the SUV remained at the scene of the crash.

The child, Esther Ogunfuye of the 3600-block of Old Milford Mill Road, 21244, was transported to a local hospital. On August 26, 2019, Ogunfuye was pronounced deceased by medical personnel. Baltimore County Police crash team officers are continuing their investigation at this time.

Revised June 27, 2017