73-Year-Old Killed in Perry Hall Pedestrian Crash

Baltimore County Police reported a fatal pedestrian crash in Perry Hall on Friday.

Officers responded to Belair Road and Penn Avenue at approximately 8:40 a.m., for a pedestrian crash.

Detectives with the Baltimore County Crash Team determined the pedestrian was attempting to cross Belair Road when he was struck by a 2016 Nissan Versa.

The pedestrian, 73-year-old Om Bahadur Shrestha, was taken to an area hospital where he was later pronounced deceased. The driver of the Nissan remained at the scene. This crash remains part of an ongoing investigation.

B.J. Joseph

Benjamin Joesph has covered news in Eastern Baltimore County since 2006. He started as a reporter with the original East County Times in 2006. He started East Baltco News and later Eastcountytimes.com in 2022.