From the Bel Air Police Department:
On Wednesday December 18, 2013 at approximately 5:20 pm, officers from the Bel Air Police Department and medics from the Bel Air Volunteer Fire Company responded to Linwood Avenue and Giles Street in Bel Air for a report of a pedestrian struck by a motor vehicle.
The pedestrian was identified as John Kostinko (69 years of age) of Bel Air; Mr. Kostinko was transported to Maryland Shock Trauma by helicopter. He was listed as being in critical condition as of 8:20 pm.
The operator of the vehicle was identified as Elizabeth Kregel (46 years of age) of Bel Air, Maryland.
A preliminary investigation revealed that Mr. Kostinko was walking his dog along Linwood Avenue when a 1998 Chevrolet driven by Ms. Kregel struck him. There are no sidewalks in this immediate area.
Anyone with information regarding this incident is asked to contact D/Sgt Jim Lockard at 410-638-4500 or email firstname.lastname@example.org .