POLICE: 3rd person dies after fiery crash in Middle River
Baltimore County police announced Sunday, a third person has died as a result of a crash that occurred early Saturday morning.
Crews were called around 1 a.m. to a single vehicle crash at Eastern Ave and Carroll Island Road in Middle River.
The driver of the vehicle, 39-year-old Andre Demonte Dixon, was transported to the hospital in critical condition where he later died from his injuries.
According to police, the driver and two rear passengers were trapped inside of the truck after the vehicle left the roadway, struck several trees, then caught on fire.
Officials stated Saturday afternoon, the two rear passengers, a 15-year old and 26-year-old were pronounced dead at the scene.
Two other passengers were able to escape, but sustained serious injuries.
Police have not released an update on their conditions.
The cause of the crash is still under investigation.