Saturday, May 14, 2016

Pedestrian Collision Overnight in Ocean City

OCEAN CITY, MD – (May 14, 2016): The Ocean City Police Department is investigating a pedestrian collision that occurred on Friday, May 13, 2016, at approximately 10:21 p.m. at the intersection of 127th Street and Coastal Highway.

The pedestrian, a 19-year-old female from New Jersey, was crossing Coastal Highway from west to east in the north crosswalk against the pedestrian signal when she was struck by an SUV. The victim was transported by Ocean City EMS to Peninsula Regional Medical Center where she was listed in critical condition. She was later transferred to Shock Trauma in Baltimore, MD.

The Ocean City Police Department is reminding residents and visitors to always wait for the pedestrian signal to change before crossing Coastal Highway.

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