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Two senior citizens killed in Thursday afternoon White Marsh crash

Posted at 1:09 PM, Jul 24, 2020
and last updated 2020-07-24 13:13:49-04

WHITE MARSH, Md. — Baltimore County Police are investigating a Thursday afternoon crash that left two dead and one hospitalized.

Just after 3 p.m., a 2013 Buick Lacrosse was traveling south on Ebenezer Rd., near Meyers Lane, when it drove off of the road for unknown reasons and struck a 2012 Chevrolet Malibu and a Baltimore Gas and Electric pole in the 6000 block of Ebenezer Road.

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The driver of the Buick, 84-year-old Shirley Ellsworth, and the rear passenger, 83-year-old Leona Schleicher, both of the 600 block of Bowleys Quarters Road, were pronounced dead on the scene by medics.

The front passenger, an adult male, was transported to a local hospital to be treated for his injuries. He is currently in stable condition.

The Chevrolet was parked and unoccupied when the crash occurred.

Investigators from the Baltimore County Police Crash Investigation Team are asking anyone who may have information regarding this incident to contact them at 410-307-2020.