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Teen killed in hit-and-run crash on the Eastern Shore

MSP Trooper injured in crash
Posted at 9:22 AM, Jul 12, 2022
and last updated 2022-07-12 11:53:16-04

WORCESTER COUNTY — Maryland State Police are investigating a deadly hit and run crash that killed a 14-year-old boy in Worcester County.

Monday at 10:45 p.m., state police were called to Gray's Corner Road at Riddle Lane in Berlin for a reported crash.

Police say the teen was crossing the road to get back in a car when he was hit. The driver never stopped.

The victim, from Ocean Pines, Maryland, was taken to Atlantic General Hospital where he was pronounced dead.

The parents of the victim have been notified.

Police are trying to find surveillance video of the crash.

Troopers believe the car that hit and killed the teen was a dark color Mercedes, likely a 2011 or 2012. The car could have damage to the driver’s side mirror and headlight damage.

Anyone who witnessed this crash, or who may have information about the suspect vehicle, is urged to contact Maryland State Police at the Berlin Barracks at 410-641-3101, or Cpl. Kevin Moore of the Maryland State Police Crash Team at 410-819-4721.