Essex, MD (WJZ)– Baltimore County Police say a motorcyclist was killed Saturday afternoon along Route 702 near Mace Avenue.

The victim has been identified as 66-year-old William Schmittinger of Katherine Ave.

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Baltimore County Police Crash Team is continuing to investigate the fatal accident but it appears Schmittinger lost control of his 2007 Harley Davidson and stuck a guardrail.

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CBS Baltimore Staff