MIDDLE RIVER, Md. (WJZ) — A 19-year-old woman was struck and killed along Eastern Avenue in Baltimore County Sunday afternoon.
Baltimore County Police are investigating the fatal crash near Tidewater Lane around 1:11 p.m.READ MORE: SEE IT: Good Samaritan Recalls Moment He Jumped Into Bay To Rescue Toddler After Ocean City Crash
That’s when police said a 2017 Ram 1500 truck was traveling westbound on Eastern Avenue when the driver struck a pedestrian who darted out in front of the truck.
The truck attempted to swerve to avoid the woman, but it was too late.READ MORE: Baltimore Mayor Announces Pilot Program To Direct Some 911 Calls To Mental Health Professionals
She was taken to Medstar Franklin where she was pronounced dead.
Police believe the woman was trying to catch an MTA bus across the roadway, when she was struck.
She’s been identified as Trinea Anerra Covington of Middle River.MORE NEWS: Unemployed Workers Rally, Demanding To Know When They Will Get Their Money