Elderly pedestrian killed in Hillendale crash

Pedestrian StruckPolice in Baltimore County are investigating a fatal crash that occurred at about 9:30 p.m. on Tuesday night in the Hillendale area.


A pedestrian, identified as Mohamed Hamid Idries Hassan, 72, of the 600-block of Walker Avenue (21212), was crossing Loch Raven Boulevard near Sayward Avenue (21234) when he was struck by a 2003 Chevrolet Tahoe traveling northbound.

Hassan suffered life-threatening injuries and was taken to Sinai Hospital, where he later died.

Police continue to investigate to determine the factors contributing to this fatal crash.

Two hospitalized following White Marsh crash

AmbulanceUPDATE: Police now say that a Rosedale man was struck and has died from his injuries – details here.

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Authorities are investigating a serious, overnight crash in White Marsh.

The crash was reported at just around 2:30 a.m. in the area of Philadelphia Road near Mayflower Road.

Authorities say two patients were taken to local hospitals to be treated for injuries.

Motorists should use caution in the area.

Police identify hit-and-run driver who struck child in Middle River

Michael W BurnsPolice have identified the man who struck a three-year-old child on Right Wing Drive in Middle River on Sunday night.

The driver has been identified as Michael William Houston Burns, 46, of Middle River (21220).

Burns was located and arrested at about 9 p.m. in the 200-block of Glider Drive in Middle River, less than a mile from the scene of the hit-and-run crash.


A witness reportedly called 911 after seeing the suspect vehicle that police had described on their Facebook page shortly after the crash took place.

Burns has been charged with associated hit-and-run crash charges as well as driving on a suspended license. He is being held at the Baltimore County Detention Center on no bail status pending a bail review hearing.

The three-year-old girl who was struck was hospitalized with serious injuries.  There has been no update on her condition.


Child struck in Middle River hit-and-run

Hit-and-RunUPDATE: Authorities have located the suspect vehicle and identified the driver – click here for details.

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Police are on the scene of a Sunday evening hit-and-run accident in Middle River.

At just 6:30 p.m., crews responded to the area of Right Wing Drive (21220) for a report of a pedestrian struck.

Reports indicate that a three-year-old girl was struck by a motorist who did not remain at the scene.

Authorities are looking for a white, 4-door Hyundai Elantra hatchback with sunroof & luggage rack and partial plate “3GA….”

The driver is a described as a white male in his 30’s.

The girl has been hospitalized with serious injuries and a possible broken leg.

Anyone with additional information is asked to call 911.

Police identify pedestrian killed in White Marsh on Thursday night

fatal-crashPolice in Baltimore County continue to investigate a fatal pedestrian-involved crash in White Marsh on Thursday night.

Police responded to the scene at about 9:20 p.m. after a man attempted to cross eastbound Pulaski Highway west of Stevens Road, stepping in front of a truck traveling eastbound in the left lane.

The man, identified as Ronald Kevin Hardin, 49, of the 2400 block of Highway 590 East in Seminary, Mississippi, was pronounced dead at the scene.

The driver of the truck remained at the scene.

The Baltimore County Police Crash Investigation Team continues to investigate this crash.