Monday, November 21, 2016

Victim Identified In Worcester County Fatal Hit And Run

Update: Victim Identified In Worcester County Fatal Hit and Run

November 21, 2016
(Berlin, MD) – Maryland State Police investigators from the Berlin Barrack identify the victim in the fatal hit and run in Worcester County.

The deceased victim is identified as Carlos Enrique Morales Barrios, 49, of the 200 block of South Philadelphia Avenue in Ocean City. Emergency medical personnel pronounced him deceased at the scene.

On Friday, November 11, 2016, around noon, police received a 9-1-1 call from a motorist who had stopped to investigate what he thought was a dead deer lying in a grassy ravine between Maryland Route 707 and Route 50 in Worcester County. Upon his discovery, he immediately called state police at the Berlin Barrack.

Troopers immediately responded to the scene and immediately initiated a death investigation. Due to the physical evidence and debris left at the scene, police believed injuries to the victim were the result of a hit and run crash.

Police continue the investigation into this incident and ask any witnesses with relevant information to contact the Berlin Barrack at 410-641-3101.  The Lower Eastern Shore Crime Solvers at 410-548-1776 is offering up to $1,000 for any information leading to an arrest for the person responsible for this crime.


Anonymous said...

What's a fatal Hi and Run?

Anonymous said...

Thank goodness the motorist realized Mr Barrios wasn't a deer.He might have gutted him.That does not sit well in the ER.