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Pedestrian hit, killed after trying to cross Eastern Boulevard in Baltimore County

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Posted at 3:42 PM, Jul 09, 2020
and last updated 2020-07-09 15:42:34-04

BALTIMORE COUNTY — A pedestrian hit on Eastern Boulevard late Monday night has died.

Officers were called to the scene on Eastern Boulevard near Kingston Road just after 11 p.m. on July 6 when the pedestrian tried to cross Eastern Boulevard and stepped into the path of an oncoming Nissan Altima.

Police say the pedestrian was not in a crosswalk at the time of the crash and the driver of the Nissan did remain at the scene.

The pedestrian, identified as 44-year-old Stephen Richard Garrett was taken by medics with critical injuries and died on Wednesday at Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center.

The Baltimore County Police Crash Team is continuing to investigate the factors involved in this fatal crash.