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Keyword: fatal pedestrian crash

Ford Rowell (79) of the unit block of Weyburn Court in Rosedale was killed Monday night when he was struck by a vehicle as he was crossing North Dundalk Avenue in Dundalk.

Baltimore County Police Crash Team investigators have preliminarily determined that Mr. Rowell was crossing North Dundalk Avenue near Center Place around 8:45 p.m. on Tuesday night, May 14, when he was struck by a 2014 GMC Sierra traveling southbound on North Dundalk Avenue. He was transported to Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center where he later died.

The Baltimore County Crash Team continues to investigate this incident.

UPDATE (March 1, 2018 10:22 a.m.):

Tips from the public following the initial release of this crash led investigators to a teal colored 1997 Buick LeSabre with extensive damage to the front grill, hood and windshield, also missing the front Buick emblem, that was abandoned without tags in the 700 block of Wedeman Avenue in Linthicum. Further investigation led officers to driver, who admitted his involvement. He is identified as Lloyd Edward Willey (62) of the 700 block of Wedeman Avenue, 21090.

Willey was arrested late last night and charged on citation with hit-and-run violations as well as driving unlicensed. The case will be forwarded to the State's Attorney's Office of Baltimore County for further review. He is presently being held on no bond status at the Baltimore County Detention Center.

UPDATE (February 28, 2018 2:32 p.m.):

Police have identified the pedestrian struck and killed on Annapolis Road last night as 35-year-old Thomas Fisher of no fixed address in Glen Burnie. Crash Team investigators continue to search for witnesses to this hit-and-run crash and clues to the identity of the driver. Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 410-307-2020.

Original Release (February 28, 2018 12:18 p.m.):

Baltimore County Police are asking for the public's assistance in locating the suspect vehicle or driver who killed a pedestrian in Landsdowne late last night.

The man, who has not yet been identified, was found laying in the southbound lane of Annapolis Road north of Hoffman Avenue near the Anne Arundel County line by a motorist who called 9-1-1 around 10:41 p.m. Police and Fire/EMS responded to the scene and began life-saving efforts. The man was transported to Saint Agnes Hospital where he was pronounced deceased.

Police have not been able to locate any witnesses to the crash, but have identified the suspect vehicle as a 1997-1999 Buick LeSabre of an unknown color by evidence left at the scene. The suspect vehicle will have damage to the center front-end grill area, and will be missing the Buick emblem. The vehicle may also have denting damage to the hood and could have a cracked or shattered windshield.

Anyone who sees a Buick LeSabre with damage to the front grill area or has any information regarding the driver or suspect vehicle is asked to contact police at 410-307-2020. This crash continues to be investigated by the Baltimore County Crash Investigation Team.

Reward Offered

Metro Crime Stoppers, an organization that is separate from the Baltimore County Police Department and Baltimore County Government, offers rewards for information in connection with felony offenses.

Anonymous tips can be sent to Metro Crime Stoppers by phone, text message or online.

Phone: 1-866-7LOCKUP

Text message: Text "MCS" plus your message to "CRIMES" (274637)

Web tip: www.metrocrimestoppers.org

UPDATE (January 11, 2017 9:56 a.m.):

The man killed while crossing Eastern Avenue yesterday morning has been identified as James Allen Dunnock.

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

Original Release (January 10, 2017 1:21 p.m.):

A 66-year-old man was killed after being struck by a vehicle on Eastern Avenue this morning.

The man, who has not yet been identified, was attempting to cross Eastern Avenue at 54th Street just before 7 a.m. when he was struck by a Jeep Cherokee traveling eastbound on Eastern Avenue approaching 54th Street. The driver of the Jeep remained at the scene. The pedestrian was transported to Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center where he was later pronounced deceased. 

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

 
 
Revised June 27, 2017