Man is in critical condition after being struck by truck

December 03, 1997

A Glen Burnie man was in critical condition at the Maryland Shock Trauma Center yesterday after he suffered head injuries when a truck ran him over on Dorsey Road as he walked near Baltimore-Washington International Airport Monday, county police said.

Police said Carl W. Merrill, 29, of the 100 block of Martha Road, was walking east on the shoulder of Dorsey Road near McCormick Lane about 7 p.m. when a 1992 GMC truck driven by Timothy A. Ashburn, 22, of the 4400 block of Scotia Road in Baltimore pulled onto the shoulder to make a right turn and hit Merrill from behind.

The accident is under investigation, police said.

Pub Date: 12/03/97

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