Two dead after two separate crashes in Baltimore County
BALTIMORE COUNTY, MD -- WBFF -- Baltimore County Police say that they are investigating two separate fatal crashes.
According to authorities, at 9:20 p.m. on Friday, 48-year-old Rudy Anthony Coles of Catonsville, was operating a motorcycle, eastbound on Liberty Road. At the same time, a 2018 Toyota Corolla was traveling westbound in the center lane, when the Corolla tried to turn left into the Exxon gas station, in front of the motorcycle.
The motorcycle skidded into the front corner of the Corolla, causing the rider to be thrown off the motorcycle. Coles was transported to Sinai Hospital and later pronounced dead. The driver of the Corolla was not injured.
The second crash happened in White Hall around 9:45 a.m. on Saturday, on Troyer Road near McComas Road. Police say a Honda Civic traveling south on Troyer Road crossed into the oncoming northbound lane and crashed into a Chevrolet Suburban. Both vehicles traveled off the roadway into a field.
The driver of the Suburban was not injured, but the driver of the Civic was pronounced dead at the scene. She is identified as Ruth Ringler. Both crashes are being investigated by the Crash Team to determine the factors involved.