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Keyword: single vehicle crash

A mother and her 9-year-old son were killed in a single vehicle crash in Woodlawn last night. Her 5-year-old daughter, also in the vehicle at the time of the crash, is hospitalized in critical condition.

The preliminary investigation indicates that the mother, identified as Tanja Tanesha Shields (29) of the 5500 block of Wesley Avenue, 21207, was driving her 2017 Nissan Altima westbound on Gwynn Oak Avenue approaching Park Drive around 11:05 p.m. when she lost control of the vehicle. The Nissan drove onto a raised median separating the directions of travel, struck a tree in the median, and caught fire. Witnesses at the scene were able to remove the occupants from the Nissan. 

All three occupants were transported to area hospitals where Tanja Shields and her 9-year-old son, Khalil M. Wyche, were pronounced deceased. Her 5-year-old daughter remains hospitalized in critical condition.

None of the occupants of the vehicle were restrained by seatbelts or car seats at the time of the crash. The Baltimore County Police Crash Investigation Team will be working to determine any additional factors that may have contributed to this fatal crash.

A single-vehicle crash on Middletown Road in the Cockeysville Precinct (Precinct 7) this afternoon left the driver dead.

The operator of a passing vehicle called 9-1-1 around 1:42 p.m. when he came upon the site of the crash near Rockdale Road. The preliminary investigation indicates that the vehicle, a 2016 Subaru Forester, inexplicably left the roadway, striking a pole and fence post, causing the vehicle to overturn. The driver, the sole occupant of the vehicle, was pronounced deceased at the scene.

The driver of the Subaru is identified as Susan Lynne Murray (63) of the 6700 block of Grave Run Road in Glen Rock, Pennsylvania.

The Baltimore County Crash Investigation Team responded and will continue to further the investigation into the factors leading up to this fatal crash.

Baltimore County Police are investigating an overnight crash that killed one man.

Police responded to the 600 block of Seminary Avenue just after 1 a.m. where a white 2006 Volvo station wagon traveling east on Seminary Avenue near Aintree Road left the roadway and struck several fixed objects, including a tree. Police and medics responded and transported the driver of the Volvo to a local hospital where he was later pronounced deceased. He is identified as Stephen Robert Bogusky, 3rd (18) of the 700 block of Milldam Road in Towson, MD.

Members of the Baltimore County Police Crash Investigation Team continue working to determine what factors contributed to this fatal crash.

 
 
Revised June 27, 2017