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A 19-year-old was hit and killed in Dundalk on Sunday

Baltimore County Police investigate 2 fatal crashes
Posted at 11:41 AM, Aug 18, 2021
and last updated 2021-08-18 11:41:31-04

DUNDALK, Md. — A 19-year-old was hit and killed in Dundalk on Sunday, according to Baltimore County Police.

Shortly after 9:30 p.m., Mekiah Cotten was hit while attempting to cross Wise Avenue and Church Road.

The driver of a 2011 Toyota was traveling westbound on Wise Avenue approaching Church Road when Cotten, who was not in the crosswalk, was hit.

During the accident, the Toyota swerved and hit a 2002 Honda which also struck a 1992 Ford.

Cotten was taken to an area hospital, where he later succumbed to his injuries.