Tow truck driver killed in crash Baltimore County

Posted at 9:21 PM, Jul 20, 2017
and last updated 2017-07-20 23:28:22-04

A tow truck driver is dead after he collided with a disabled tractor trailer in Baltimore County Thursday afternoon.

Maryland State Police said the tow truck was driving north on I-95 near Bradshaw Road when it veered onto the shoulder hitting a disabled tractor trailer around 12:30 p.m. 

The tow truck slid under the tractor trailer, trapping the driver of the tow truck. The passenger of the tow truck was thrown from the cab onto the shoulder.

The driver of the tow truck was flown to Shock Trauma where he later died. The passenger of the tow truck was taken to an area hospital for treatment of his injuries.

The occupant of the tractor trailer was not hurt.