BALTIMORE COUNTY — Baltimore County Police are investigating a deadly motorcycle crash in Essex.
Just before 9 p.m. on Sunday, police responded to N. Marlyn Avenue and Franklin Avenue for a call of a motorcycle crash.
The preliminary investigation revealed that a Harley Davidson motorcycle was traveling southbound on N. Marlyn Avenue near Franklin Avenue when it drifted out of its lane and into the back of a parked and unoccupied Ford dump truck.
64-year-old Joseph Richards suffered life threatening injuries and was taken to an area hospital where he was pronounced dead.
The Baltimore County Crash Team is continuing their investigation.