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A pedestrian involved in a serious injury crash in the 1200 block of South Marlyn Avenue in Essex has died.

Police were dispatched at 12:21 p.m. after the pedestrian, identified as Barbara Ann Craighead (50) of the 1200 block of South Marlyn Avenue, 21221 collided with a 2010 Chevrolet Silverado and suffered critical injuries. She was transported to Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center where she died at 5:11 p.m.

The Baltimore County Police Crash Investigation Team is continuing to investigate the factors involved in this fatal crash.

The motorcyclist involved in a crash on Reisterstown Road this morning has died.

Police and medics were dispatched to the area of Reisterstown Road and Caraway Road at 7:12 a.m. after the motorcyclist collided with a Chevrolet Impala. The preliminary investigation indicates the Impala was traveling northbound on Reisterstown Road when it attempted to turn left into a business in front of the southbound motorcyclist.

The motorcyclist, identified as Jacob Ryan Parks (21) of the 4700 block of Deer Park Road, 21117, was transported to Northwest Hospital where he was pronounced deceased. The driver of the Impala remained at the scene and was not injured.

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

Baltimore County Police are investigating a hit-and-run crash that killed a pedestrian in Dundalk this morning. 

The woman, identified as Susan Marie Penix (49) of the 7800 block of Harold Road, was walking in the alley behind her home when she was struck by a vehicle that fled the scene around 9:47 a.m.

Penix was able to get back to her home where her roommate called 9-1-1. She was transported to Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center where she later died.

The Baltimore County Police Crash Investigation Team is conducting the investigation into this incident and is asking anyone who may have information to call 410-307-2020. Callers may remain anonymous and may be eligible for a reward when submitting tips through Metro Crime Stoppers.

 
 
Revised June 27, 2017