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By Dave J. Iannone and Dave J. Iannone,SPECIAL TO THE SUN | May 19, 1996
Two Columbia men were killed yesterday when their speeding car crashed on Harpers Farm Road, launching one victim 20 feet into roadside woods and trapping the second in the crumpled sedan for two hours.Howard County police released few details after the 7: 45 p.m. accident in the Village of Harpers Choice, but said the two men were Columbia residents believed to be in their late teens or early 20s.Police said the brown Honda Accord was sheared in half as it hit a curb, then a tree and flipped into nearby parkland.
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By Michael James and Michael James,Sun Staff Writer | July 23, 1994
A 5-year-old girl, her mother and another woman were critically injured late last night by a hit-and-run driver who rammed into them on a Northeast Baltimore street, police said.The accident occurred about 11:30 p.m. while the three victims were crossing the 4900 block of Sinclair Lane near Parkside Gardens Apartments, police said.A well-dressed man driving a smoke-gray, or black, BMW was heading south on Sinclair Lane at high speed and struck the pedestrians, police said.The mother and her child were thrown over the hood and struck the windshield, police said, the impact knocking them out of their shoes, breaking the car's windshield and heavily damaging its front end.The man was able to speed away and was last seen driving south on Edison Highway, police said.
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By Bill Talbott and Bill Talbott,Sun Staff Writer NTC | October 19, 1994
A 31-year-old Sykesville man was being held on $15,000 bail on traffic charges after a police dog found him in the woods not far from the scene of a traffic accident in Eldersburg Monday night.State police who responded to an accident report about 10 p.m. said they found a damaged 1978 Pontiac with no license plates that had hit a parked car on Bartholow Road near Johnsville Road. They said they found one tag in the grass near the vehicle.A check with the state Motor Vehicle Administration identified the owner of the tag as Robert Dale Holt of the 5700 block of Strawbridge Terrace, they said.
NEWS
October 27, 1993
The parents of a Rockville man killed in a drunken driving accident last January filed a $4 million suit in Circuit Court yesterday against the Crofton motorist who hit him.Melvin and Eve Getz allege that negligent driving by Michael T. Bardowski, of the 1800 block of Sharwood Place, killed their son, Greg Ian Getz, Jan. 8.According to the suit, Mr. Getz, 28, was killed about 11:30 p.m. when he was hit while standing in the middle of Route 424, near its...
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By Dana Hedgpeth and Dana Hedgpeth,SUN STAFF | March 29, 1998
A 6-year-old boy remained in critical condition yesterday after he was struck by a taxicab in a hit-and-run accident as he ran across Monument Street with his grandfather, authorities said.Police said Osbie Stephenson of the 100 block of N. Chapel St. was running across the 2200 block of E. Monument St. near Collington Avenue when he was hit by an eastbound Royal cab about 10 p.m. Friday.The driver had swerved, police said, to avoid hitting the grandfather, identified by police as Osbie Willey.
NEWS
July 4, 2007
A 26-year-old woman has been convicted in a hit-and-run accident in East Baltimore in 2004 that killed a 49-year-old woman who was walking across the street, city prosecutors said yesterday. Keionna Baker of the 12600 block of Water Spout Lane in Owings Mills was convicted by a jury Monday of leaving the scene of an accident in which serious injury occurred, said Margaret T. Burns, a spokeswoman for the city state's attorney's office. She had been charged with vehicular manslaughter. Baker is scheduled to be sentenced Sept.
FEATURES
By Howard Henry Chen | August 14, 1994
Three-hour excursion through JFK's BostonA sightseeing tour of Boston emphasizing sites connected with John F. Kennedy is a fresh attraction to those wanting a historical visit without stalking that red line all over the city. The John F. Kennedy Library and Old Town Trolley Tours have joined forces in a tour featuring places in the Boston area associated with the former president and the Kennedy clan. The three-hour excursion operates Friday, Saturday and Sunday mornings until Oct. 23, and Thanksgiving Day weekend.
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By Richard Irwin and Richard Irwin,SUN STAFF | November 30, 1998
Two people were killed and four others were injured yesterday when three vehicles collided on a curving stretch of Harford Road in Glen Arm, Baltimore County.The deaths brought to 12 the number of people killed on Maryland roads during the Thanksgiving Day holiday that began at 7 p.m. Wednesday and ended at midnight yesterday, said Cpl. Adrian Yancey at state police headquarters in Pikesville.Yancey said driver error and speed contributed to most of the fatal accidents during the holiday.
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By Candus Thomson, The Baltimore Sun | December 13, 2011
Two beams on the southbound Interstate 95 bridge spanning the Baltimore Beltway will need to be replaced following Monday afternoon's crash involving an oversized piece of construction equipment. Engineers conducted structural tests overnight and determined that two of three beams over the shoulder of the interstate were damaged by the arm of an excavator being hauled from a nearby construction site, David Buck, spokesman for the State Highway Administration, said Tuesday. "The exterior beam is going to be replaced, probably next spring, there's no doubt about it," Buck said.
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By Mike Farabaugh and Mike Farabaugh,Sun Staff Writer | December 18, 1994
A Harford County sheriff's deputy and a Havre de Grace police officer were injured and their patrol cars heavily damaged in separate accidents last week, law enforcement officials said.One of the accidents was blamed for a two-hour power outage for about 1,450 Baltimore Gas and Electric Co. customers.A sheriff's department spokesman said a 33-year-old Street man was arrested Wednesday on charges of motor vehicle theft a few hours after the 1984 Ford truck he was driving struck two vehicles, one of them a deputy's cruiser, at an accident scene on Route 165.Matthew Irvin Kern of the 1300 block of Macton Road was apprehended later at his home and was released on his own recognizance after a hearing before a District Court commissioner in Bel Air, said Sgt. Edward Hopkins, the spokesman.
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