“Sheriff’s Office requests assistance locating vehicle in a fatal pedestrian hit and run”
On Saturday, September 17, 2022, at approximately 9:39am, Carroll County Sheriff’s Office Deputies, along with Officers from the Taneytown Police Department, and Emergency Medical / Fire / Rescue crews, were dispatched to the area of Trevanion Road and Otterdale Mill Road for the report of a pedestrian struck by an automobile. Despite all attempts at life-saving care, the victim succumbed to injuries sustained and was pronounced deceased on scene.
The involved suspect vehicle fled the scene of the collision Northbound towards Taneytown. The Suspect vehicle is believed to be a 2019-2021 Chevrolet Traverse that is dark burgundy metallic in color, known as “Edible Berries Metallic”. The suspect vehicle will have damage on its front driver’s side and near the fender. The suspect vehicle will also be missing its drivers side mirror, as well as the front drivers side wheel well arch trim which is black in color.
The Carroll County Sheriff’s Office Crash Reconstruction Unit responded and is continuing to investigate.
Anyone with information, or who may have witnessed this suspect vehicle, please contact the Carroll County Sheriff’s Office at 410-386-5900 or E-Mail Cpl Prushinski at Mprushinski@carrollcountymd.gov, or the Maryland State Police Westminster Barracks at 410-386-3000.
Here is the area of the incident:
The Carroll County Sheriff's Office is looking for a driver who struck and killed a pedestrian near Taneytown, Maryland, on Saturday, according to authorities. https://t.co/2xoEf3Ypva
— WJZ | CBS Baltimore (@wjz) September 18, 2022
Police are asking for the public's help to identify a vehicle that is suspected to be involved in a fatal pedestrian hit and run in Carroll County, Saturday.https://t.co/SIG0bDJBFt
— FOX Baltimore (@FOXBaltimore) September 18, 2022