August 24, 2012
I believe it was Samuel Johnson who said that puns are the lowest form of humor. The Sun seems to relish puns. The headline concerning the death of two girls when a train derailed in Ellicott City ("Derailed lives," Aug. 22) was the most tasteless pun yet. Shame on you! Betty Hoatson, Butler
August 20, 2010
An accident involving a tractor trailer and a passenger vehicle has the westbound Bay Bridge closed near the Anne Arundel County line. According to WJZ TV, the truck rear-ended the car, pushing it into a side rail on the bridge. The driver of the car was evacuated from the accident scene by helicopter.
October 16, 2010
A one-car accident in Howard County Saturday has left a man dead, police said. Daniel William Nuzback, 47, was driving a Jeep CJ7 on Gaither Road in Howard County when he veered off the right side of the road and struck a tree, according to Howard County police. The accident occurred at about 4:30 p.m. Nuzback, of Gaither Manor Road in Sykesville, was declared dead at the scene, police said. The accident is under investigation.
April 11, 2010
A crash on the eastbound William Preston Lane Memorial Bridge blocked traffic this morning, WBAL radio reports,. A Medevac helicopter landed to facilitate a hospital trip, the station reported. The bridge is now open.
April 5, 2010
Baltimore police have identified a woman who was killed in a motorcycle crash on Interstate 83 on Sunday evening. Sheryl Anne Robinson, 40, lost control of her motorcycle south of Penn Station and hit the right wall of the roadway at about 5:35 p.m., a police spokesman said Sunday night. The roadway was closed from Fayette Street to Penn Station for about four hours during the accident investigation, he said.
November 20, 2009
A Baltimore County woman was killed in a motorcycle accident while traveling in Bermuda, according to law enforcement officials there. Bethany Heinrichs, 33, of Halethorpe was riding a rented motorcycle about 1:50 p.m. Tuesday when she hit a curb on Penders Road in Sandys Parish, according to the Bermuda Police Service. Heinrichs was taken to King Edward Medical Center with chest and abdominal injuries, and was pronounced dead at 8:45 that night. - Liz Kay