A 12-year-old girl received non-life threatening injuries in Essex Friday morning.
UPDATE (Dec. 7, 1:15 p.m.)—A child was struck by a vehicle near her Essex school Friday morning. At about 8:11 a.m., a gray Honda Pilot struck a 12-year-old girl near Stemmers Run Middle School, near the intersection of Stemmers Run Road and Eastern Avenue, according to Julia Hardgrove, a Baltimore County police spokeswoman. The vehicle stayed on the scene after striking the girl. She received non-life threatening injuries. Emergency crews transported the girl to Johns Hopkins Children's Center by ambulance, Hardgrove said. Police confirmed that the girl is a student at the school and that no school buses were involved in the accident. Police are still investigating the cause of the accident.
A Joppa man died after being struck by a vehicle early Saturday, police said.
- POLICE & FIRE
- Sean Welsh
Saturday, September 8, 2012
A 27-year-old Joppa man died after being struck by a vehicle early Saturday morning in Middle River. The pedestrian, identified by police as Jason David Leonard of the 1800 block of Philadelphia Road in Joppa, was struck by a vehicle around 3:34 a.m. Saturday in the unit block of Right Wing Drive in Aero Acres, police said. Leonard was pronounced dead at the scene. The Baltimore County Police Department Crash Team is investigating the incident. Police said the initial investigation suggested Leonard was sitting in the middle of Right Wing Drive near Fuselage Avenue after falling off of a bicycle. Police said he was struck by an Oldsmobile Cutlass driven by Brandon Maurice Cook, 25, of Essex. Cook remained at the scene, and was transported …