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suspect vehicleUPDATE (August 24, 2020 9:45 a.m.):

Baltimore County Police have located the driver and vehicle involved in a hit-and-run pedestrian crash in Essex Saturday night.

Just before 10 p.m. on August 22, a pedestrian crossed the northbound lanes of Route 702 near Middleborough Road against the pedestrian signal when he was struck by a vehicle traveling north on Route 702 that fled the scene. The pedestrian was transported to an area hospital with life threatening injuries.

Investigators from the Baltimore County Police Crash Investigation Team are continuing their investigating into this incident. Charges are pending against the driver following a review by the Baltimore County State’s Attorney’s Office.

Original (August 23, 2020 10:37 a.m.):

Police Seek Public's Help Identifying Vehicle Involved in Hit-and-Run Injury Crash in Essex Last Night

Baltimore County Police are asking for help from the public finding the vehicle that hit a pedestrian and fled the scene Saturday night. 

Just before 10 p.m. on August 22, a pedestrian crossed the northbound lanes of Route 702 near Middleborough Road against the pedestrian signal when he was struck by a vehicle traveling north on Route 702. That vehicle made no attempt to stop and continued driving on Route 702. The adult male was transported to an area hospital with life-threatening injuries.

The vehicle is described as a metallic green 2007-2008 Nissan Titan or Nissan Armada with damage to the front headlight, area below the headlight and the passenger’s side mirror. The photos attached are a representation of the vehicle, not the actual vehicle.

Investigators from the Baltimore County Police Crash Investigation Team are asking anyone who may have witnessed the vehicle fleeing the scene or may have information regarding this incident is asked  to contact police at 410-307-2020.

UPDATE (February 6, 2020 10:30 a.m.):

Booking photo of John Hurley Marking JrBaltimore County Police arrested a suspect in the hit-and-run death of a man on New Year’s Eve yesterday.

The victim, Thomas Charles Gluick (62), was crossing Dulaney Valley Road when he was struck by a dark colored truck that fled the scene. Gluick died from his injuries nearly two weeks later.

The suspect, identified as John Hurley Marking Jr (34) of the 7500 block of Ridge Road, 21104, is charged with negligent manslaughter and other traffic-related offenses. He was released on a $20,000 unsecured bond late last night.

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UPDATE: (January 13, 2020 9 a.m.) 

The pedestrian involved in a hit-and-run crash in Towson on New Year's Eve was pronounced deceased on January 12, 2020. 

The evening of December 31, 2019, Thomas Charles Gluick (62) of Marietta, Georgia crossed the intersection of Dulaney Valley Road and Fairmount Avenue when a dark colored pick-up truck made a left turn from Fairmount Avenue onto northbound Dulaney Valley Road and struck Gluick. The vehicle left the scene without stopping. Gluick was transported to a local hospital for his injuries. Gluick was later pronounced deceased during the early morning hours of January 12, 2020. 

Police are still investigating and searching for more information. After reviewing surveillance video, officers have determined that the suspect vehicle is a 2013-2020 Dodge Ram. 

Any witnesses or anyone with information is asked to contact the Baltimore County Police Crash Team by calling 410-307-2020. Callers may remain anonymous.

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Original Release: (January 2, 2020 10:45 a.m.)

Police Investigating December 31st Hit-and-Run

On December 31, 2019 at 7:24 p.m., police responded to the intersection of Dulaney Valley Road and Fairmount Avenue in Towson for a pedestrian struck. The pedestrian, an adult male, was transported by medics to a local hospital for injuries and is in critical condition. The suspect vehicle left the scene without stopping. The suspect vehicle is described as a dark colored, full-sized, four-door pick-up truck, possibly with a tool box or bed cover on the back of the truck.

Any witnesses or anyone with information is asked to contact the Baltimore County Police Crash Team by calling 410-307-2020. Callers may remain anonymous and may be eligible for a reward when submitting tips through Metro Crime Stoppers.

Baltimore County Police are attempting to identify a white tractor trailer combination in reference to a hit and run involving a pedestrian. The crash occurred in the Sam’s Club parking lot in the 5700 block of Baltimore National Pike on January 2 at 7:10 a.m.

The tractor portion has a sleeper cab and is possibly a Freightliner brand.

The word “Shaffer” is printed in faded ink on the top of the trailer on the right rear side. There is also a faded logo, which appears to be a circle, in the middle of the trailer towards the front right side. The trailer also has a noticeable dent on the top right side towards the middle. There is also a refrigeration system on the trailer.

The tractor trailer drove through the shopping center and made a right turn onto Baltimore National Pike after hitting the pedestrian.

Witnesses or anyone with information is asked to contact the Baltimore County Police Department at 410-307-2020. Callers may remain anonymous.

Below are surveillance photos of the tractor trailer.

 
 
Revised June 27, 2017