Baltimore County, Maryland – Just before 8:30 p.m. on May 25, 2018, Baltimore County Police responded to a crash on Baltimore National Pike at Rich Avenue, 21228. The preliminary investigation revealed that a 2008 Toyota Camry was traveling westbound in the second lane of Baltimore National Pike when the car struck a man riding a bicycle. It appears that the bicyclist had changed lanes into the path of the car just before the collision.
Baltimore County Fire Department Medic 2 transported the bicyclist to St. Agnes Hospital where he was pronounced deceased just after 9:00 p.m. The bicyclist has been identified as Thomas Gerald Cofiell, who was 53 years old. The occupants of the Camry were not injured. Crash investigators are continuing to review this incident.
The press release is available at baltimorecountymd.gov.