Man on crutches killed on highway


A Glen Burnie man was killed Saturday morning when he was struck by a truck as he tried to cross Ritchie Highway on crutches, county police said.

Charles H. Evans, 31, of the 100 block of Marie Ave. was crossing Ritchie Highway at Eighth Avenue about 2 a.m. when a southbound 1986 Ford truck hit him. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

The driver of the truck, Joseph Anthony Fiorino, 17, of the 8000 block of East Shore Road in Pasadena, told police he had not seen the victim until he was several feet away.

No charges will be filed, police said.

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