Police in Charles Investigating 83-Year-Old Pedestrian Killed in Port Tobacco

April 29, 2019

On April 28, 2019, at approximately 8:20 p.m., officers from the Charles County Sheriff’s Office responded to the 7400 block of Shirley Boulevard in Port Tobacco for the report of an accident involving a pedestrian.

Upon arrival, officers located the victim, Francis Irby Bailey, 83, of Port Tobacco, with life-threatening injuries.

Bailey was flown to a hospital and was later pronounced deceased.

The driver of the vehicle remained on the scene.

The Charles County Sheriff’s Office Traffic Operations Unit is investigating the cause of the accident.