Woman hurt when truck driven by son runs over her at landfill

February 21, 1997

A Woodbine woman was severely injured yesterday when a pickup truck, driven by her son, backed over her at the county's Northern Landfill, state police said.

Norma Lee Keen, 67, was in critical condition at Maryland Shock Trauma Center in Baltimore, a hospital spokeswoman said.

Police said the woman was helping her son guide the vehicle backward toward trash containers when he lost sight of her.

The accident occurred about 1 p.m.

A state police MedEvac helicopter was in the Westminster area and quickly responded to the accident at the landfill, off Route 140 in Westminster, police said.

The woman's son, Charles W. Keen, 28, was not charged in the accident.

Honor roll announced at Westminster High

Westminster High School has announced its honor roll for the second quarter of the academic year.

Seniors earning all A's are:

Brendan Banks, Angie Beacham, Jonathan Bearr, Petra Brodzianska, Diana Broemsen, Erika Bubnash, Elizabeth Carpenter, Nicole Ches, Christopher Contrino, Gregory Cordell, Kimberly Davis, Ruth Diehl, Tara Dowling, Honesty Drumgoole, Cheryl Drzewianowski, Christine Galloway, Justin Geiman, Barbara Green, Christina Hartman, Nathaniel Hunter, Jill Ibex and Jamie Keeney.

Donald Louey, David Malehorn, Heather McDaniel, Corinna McShane, Francis Middleton, Beth Milter, Hege Modell, Tracie Mokry, Michael Petrochko, Brandon Petry, Kimberly Reeder, Jamie Reinhart, Shannon Safley, Oliver Schaefers, David Shoffner, Meghan Smith, Kimberly Spencer, Lars Stuben, Heather Sweitzer, Ashley Vandoren, Amy Walz, Christopher Wessel, Melanie Westover, Maura Wixey and Benjamin Zile.

Juniors Jamie Mowbray and Travis Zepp also earned all A's.


Reese: Firefighters from Westminster assisted Reese at 6: 08 p.m. Tuesday, responding to a house fire on Cedarhurst Drive. Units were out 20 minutes.

Pub Date: 2/21/97

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