Dirt bike rider dead after crash with Baltimore fire truck

Dirt bike rider dead after crash with Baltimore fire truck

Baltimore City Police are investigating an accident involving a dirt bike rider who was killed by a firetruck Thursday in West Baltimore.

Just after 7 p.m., a fire truck was on its way to a call when the crash happened on South Payson and West Pratt streets.

According to WBAL TV- 11, there is evidence that the dirt bike rider was dragged by the fire truck while it was trying to stop.

Officials say the victim was a man but have not yet released his identity. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

The Baltimore Crash Team continues to investigate the incident.

Source: WBAL