Pickup hits, kills womann in Federalsburg

September 17, 1991

A 39-year-old Caroline County woman was killed last night when she was struck by a pickup truck along a road in Federalsburg.

State Police said Mildred C. Dockins of Federalsburg was struck Houston Branch Road near Liberty Road about 9 p.m. Dockins died from multiple injuries.

L Police said the Toyota pickup continued on without stopping.

About an hour later, a man called police and said he may have struck someone on Houston Branch Road. Police said they took a statement from Edward R. Spaats, 40, of Federalsburg, who said he was unable to stop or swerve to avoid hitting a person in the roadway.

Police said the investigation was continuing and charges are pending.

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