UPDATE (May 8, 2018 9:30 a.m.):

Baltimore County Police are looking for an individual who may have been involved in a fatal late night crash involving a motorcyclist on Philadelphia Road in the Rosedale area on Wednesday, April 25.

Police are looking for the driver of a gray or silver sedan-type vehicle that was traveling westbound on Philadelphia Road around 11:30 p.m. The driver may have unwittingly struck the motorcyclist, who rear-ended the vehicle in front of him at Kenwood Avenue and was ejected from the motorcycle, landing in the center turn lane. Police believe the gray or silver sedan may have attempted to go around the site of the crash and struck the motorcyclist as it continued westbound on Philadelphia Road. The motorcyclist, identified as Michael James Genco (53) of the 1200 block of Berk Avenue, 21237, was transported to Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center where he later died.

Police are asking anyone who may have information on the driver of the gray or silver sedan to contact police at 410-307-2020 as the Crash Investigation Team continues their investigation into this crash.

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Original Release (April 26, 2018 7:14 a.m.):

Police Investigating Fatal Motorcycle Crash

On April 25, 2018 at 11:33 p.m., Baltimore County Police responded to Philadelphia Road and Kenwood Road, 21237 for a motorcycle crash. Crash Team investigators determined that a 2005 Chevrolet Malibu was traveling westbound on Philadelphia Road when the car was struck from behind by a 2002 Harley Davidson, traveling in the same direction. 

The driver of the Harley was ejected off of the motorcycle and was struck by another car also traveling westbound on Philadelphia Road. This third vehicle, described as a gray sedan, did not remain at the scene of the crash. The sedan continued westbound on Philadelphia Road. 

The driver of the motorcycle was transported to a local hospital where he was pronounced deceased at 12:17 a.m. on April 26, 2018. He has been identified as Michael James Genco, 53, of the 1200-block of Berk Avenue, 21237. 

If anyone has information about the gray sedan, please call Baltimore County Police at (410) 307-2020.