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Just after 2:00 p.m. on February 2, 2018, Baltimore County Police responded to a car crash on Honeygo Boulevard at Silver Spring Road, 21236. Crash investigators were able to determine that a 2001 Lexus ES300 was traveling southbound on Honeygo Boulevard and struck a 2010 Jeep Commander in the intersection with Silver Spring Road. The Jeep was traveling westbound on Silver Spring Road, leading up to the collision. The Jeep was then forced into a 2010 Chevrolet Equinox that was eastbound on Silver Spring Road.

The two occupants inside the 2001 Lexus were transported to a local hospital with serious life-threatening injuries. Just after 3:00 p.m., the driver of the Lexus was pronounced deceased. He has been identified as James Minsurk Kim, 72, of the 9200-block of Peach Blossom Avenue, 21286. 

The family-of-four inside the Jeep Commander were all transported to local hospitals with serious, non-life-threatening injuries. The driver of the Chevrolet Equinox was not injured. Police are continuing their investigation into this crash. 

UPDATE (December 29, 2017 8:51 a.m.):

Paola Molina Avila has been located and returned home safe and sound.

Original Release (December 7, 2017 11:13 a.m.):

The Baltimore County Police Department is searching for 16-year-old Paola Molina Avila, last seen on November 22, 2017 in the area of Parkville High School, 21234.

Paola is believed to be in the company of friends but has not made contact with her family. Police are concerned for her well being.

Anyone who has seen Paola or knows where she may be staying is asked to contact the Baltimore County Police Department at 410-307-2020 or Detective Duncan at 410-853-3646.

Baltimore County Police Crash Investigators are asking for the public's assistance in locating a vehicle and driver and/or occupants that may have information in reference to a fatal crash on October 14 on Philadelphia Road.

Police are looking for a darker colored, possibly green, Ford Focus RS, between the model years of 2003 to 2009. The vehicle is modified with low profile rally style rims, a lowered body, an after-market exhaust, and may be turbo equipped. The images depicted below are not the vehicle in question, but are stock photos similar to the Ford Focus RS being sought.

Around 11:35 p.m. this vehicle was seen exiting the outer loop of I-695 at Philadelphia Road and heading west at the same time a Hyundai Genesis 2H was seen passing vehicles on Philadelphia Road just before it lost control and crashed into a house, killing the driver, 28-year-old Gary Auberg. The Ford Focus RS was also seen continuing westbound on Philadelphia Road west of Golden Ring Road just after the crash occurred. The vehicle was not involved in the crash but investigators would like to speak with the driver and/or any occupants of the vehicle to determine what information, if any, they may have in reference to the crash.

Anyone with information regarding this vehicle, the driver, or any possible occupants is asked to contact Baltimore County Police at 410-307-2020. This fatal crash continues to be investigated by the Baltimore County Crash Investigation Team.

Revised June 27, 2017