At approximately 3:55 p.m. Wednesday, Baltimore County Police responded to Tufton Avenue near Dover Road to investigate a reported collision. At the scene, officers located a 2000 Jeep Cherokee that had crashed head-on with a tree.
The driver of the Jeep was pronounced deceased at the scene. A female, who has not been identified, was airlifted to R Adams Cowley Shock Trauma Center for treatment of life threatening injuries.
The driver has been identified as 29-year-old Ryan Anthony Morgereth of the 1300 block of West 37th Street.
The investigation is ongoing.