Police Press Release - April 16, 2021
Serious Injury - Collision Glen Burnie
On April 15, 2021 at approximately 6:30 pm, officers responded to the area of Mountain Road near Ritchie Highway, Glen Burnie for a single vehicle collision involving a motorcycle.
A Harley Davidson Electra Glide was traveling westbound on Mountain Road towards Ritchie Highway. The motorcycle was traveling at a high rate of speed approaching the intersection for Southdale Shopping Center. The traffic signal changed to red and the operator attempted to stop but lost control of the motorcycle and was ejected. The operator and motorcycle came to rest in the intersection.
The operator of the motorcycle was treated by Anne Arundel County Fire Department paramedics and transported to University of Maryland – Shock Trauma Center with life threatening injuries.
The primary cause of the collision is the operator of the motorcycle traveling at a high rate of speed and failing to stop for a steady red signal. It is unknown at this time if drugs and/or alcohol are a contributing factor in this collision. The collision is currently under investigation by the Traffic Safety Section.
Vehicle 1: 2007 Harley Davidson MD / 189Y15
JOHN DAVID KAEHLER, JR W/M DOB: 47 yoa Life Threatening Injuries
212 GLEN ROAD PASADENA MD 21122