The Carroll County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a hit-and-run collision that left a Hampstead man dead early Friday morning.
Sheriff’s deputies and emergency medical personnel responded to the 1600 block of Brodbeck Road in Hampstead at about 3:30 a.m. after a report of a pedestrian struck by a vehicle, according to a Sheriff’s Office news release.
Preliminary investigation revealed that Eric Hendler, 31, was walking northbound on Brodbeck Road when he was struck, the release details.
Emergency personnel transported Hendler to Carroll Hospital, where he was pronounced dead at about 5 a.m.
One person died and two others were transported to hospitals after a head-on collision on Md. 140 on Friday afternoon. The accident occurred when Ronnie Howard's vehicle veered off and hit a guardrail before crossing back across into oncoming traffic, striking another car, police said.