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92-year-old man killed in car crash after hitting BGE pole in Baltimore County

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Posted at 4:55 PM, Oct 08, 2020
and last updated 2020-10-08 16:55:41-04

BALTIMORE COUNTY — A 92-year-old man died in a vehicle crash after hitting a BGE pole in Carney.

Police responded to the crash at Avondale Road and 6th Avenue just after 10:00 a.m. Thursday when a 2011 Nissan Versa traveling north on Avondale Road hit the curb, ran into a street sign and hit a BGE pole.

During the collision, the BGE pole broke and fell over, hitting the roof of a 2018 Isuzu box truck, also traveling on Avondale Road.

The driver of the box truck did not report any injuries.

The Driver of the Nissan, 92-year-old Mahmoud Abdel Karim Abbasi was taken to Franklin Square Hospital where he was pronounced dead.

The Baltimore County Crash Team is continuing their investigation to determine the cause of this crash.