xml:space="preserve">
xml:space="preserve">
Advertisement
Advertisement

Westminster man fatally struck by car

A Westminster man died after he was struck by a car while crossing Reisterstown Road in Owings Mills Thursday afternoon, according to police.

Joseph Michael Murphy, 58, of the unit block of Winchester Avenue, was transported to Northwest Hospital, where he was later pronounced dead, according to a Baltimore County Police Department news release.

Baltimore County police and fire personnel responded to Reisterstown Road and Kenmar Avenue for a report of a pedestrian struck at about 4:10 p.m. Thursday.

The initial investigation indicates Murphy was crossing the northbound lanes of Reisterstown Road from the east side. A 2006 Nissan Altima was traveling north on Reisterstown Road in a left turn lane and struck Murphy as he walked into the turn lane, the release states.

The Baltimore County Police Crash Team is investigating the incident.

Advertisement
Advertisement
Advertisement
Advertisement
Advertisement
Advertisement
Advertisement