Pedestrian Dies in Dundalk Crash on Graves Court

Baltimore County Police Officers responded to the 1900 block of Graves Court in Dundalk for a pedestrian crash involving a roll-off truck on Tuesday, Feb. 13, at approximately 2:30 p.m.

Detectives with the Baltimore County Crash Team determined this incident occurred as the truck was traveling toward an exit gate at a facility along Graves Court and 21-year-old Maynor A. Ortega-Garcia was attempting to cross in front of the vehicle.

Following the crash, medics transported Ortega-Garcia to an area hospital where he was pronounced deceased.

The driver remained at the scene. Detectives continue to investigate the circumstances surrounding this crash.


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 in 2022.