A Westminster man was arrested Friday evening after striking and killing a man in hit-and-run collision on Brodbeck Road in Hampstead earlier the same day, police say. John Benjamin Batz, 31, of Westminster, faces two charges related to leaving the scene of an accident involving death.
Former Episcopal Church bishop Heather Cook is again seeking to serve at home the remainder of her prison sentence for striking a bicyclist while driving drunk, injuring him fatally and leaving the scene. A relative of her victim says she "vigorously" opposes Cook's request.
Dr. Nadia Dominique Morgan, a Jamaican-born recipient of the 2016 American College of Rheumatology Distinguished Fellow Award and a faculty member at Johns Hopkins Scleroderma Center, was killed in a collision just before 11 p.m. at Falls and Green Spring Valley roads, police said.
A Columbia man is facing four criminal charges and more than 20 traffic charges after fleeing the scene of a crash in Catonsville, running from police into a wooded area and prompting a helicopter and K9 search.
The mother of Aaron Laciny, the 20-year-old cyclist killed by a hit-and-run driver in Baltimore county, speaks out about her son, a talented mathmetician who was just finding his stride after a turbulent childhood. She hopes a reward and memorial ride will keep the focus on his death and help police locate the driver.