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By Frederick N. Rasmussen, The Baltimore Sun | February 28, 2013
Virginia B. Machovec, a retired city public school cafeteria cashier and longtime hospital volunteer, died Wednesday of pneumonia at Baltimore Washington Medical Center. She was 92. The daughter of a Cross Street Market worker and a homemaker, Virginia Baxter Edwards was born and raised in South Baltimore, where she graduated from Southern High School. In 1947, she married Lawrence J. Machovec Sr., a highly decorated World War II veteran who later became a Baltimore police officer.
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By Alison Knezevich, The Baltimore Sun | August 9, 2014
A pedestrian was fatally hit by a motorist who fled the scene Saturday in Dundalk, Baltimore County police said. Ronny Parsley, 43, of no fixed address, was killed in the collision at North Point and Charlesmont roads, police say. Police responded to the scene just after midnight, and Parsley was taken to Bayview Medical Center, where he was later pronounced dead. Investigators are searching for a white truck with damage to the front, but do not know the vehicle's make or model.
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BY A SUN STAFF WRITER | July 21, 2003
A Glen Burnie man was seriously injured yesterday after a fire broke out in a locked bedroom early yesterday, Anne Arundel County fire officials said. Byung Joung Lee had burns over 80 percent of his body but escaped the house in the 7800 block of Ritchie Highway with his father's help, said Lt. George Wiseman, a Fire Department spokesman. He was in critical condition yesterday at Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center.
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By Brandi Bottalico, The Baltimore Sun | February 17, 2014
One person was rescued from a house fire at 120 E. Timonium Rd. and taken to the burn unit at Bayview Medical Center, according to Baltimore County Fire Dispatch. Twenty pieces of firefighting equipment were dispatched around 12:30 p.m. after a call was made to 911, Lt. Jay Ringgold said. The caller was disconnected while trying to escape the house. Lutherville Volunteer Fire Company and Texas Career Station located and rescued the woman, although excessive hoarding hampered the rescue attempt, Ringgold said.
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By Julie Scharper | September 24, 2006
A woman died when her vehicle and a Maryland Transit Administration bus collided at an East Baltimore intersection yesterday morning, a fire official said. The woman was driving on Pulaski Highway when her Honda sport utility vehicle collided with a bus heading north on Kresson Street about 8:15 a.m., said Chief Kevin Cartwright. The woman, who was not identified, was dead at the scene. The bus driver was taken to Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center with minor injuries.
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By FROM STAFF REPORTS | October 24, 1995
A two-alarm fire caused extensive damage to a South Baltimore rowhouse last night and injured its five occupants, including two children, police said.The fire, which was reported about 9:50 p.m., started on the first floor of a two-story rowhouse in the 1200 block of Glyndon St. It was contained about 10:20 p.m.Three people were taken to local hospitals with moderate injuries and two others were taken to Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center with burns.
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By Gadi Dechter and Gadi Dechter,Sun Reporter | June 7, 2007
A tractor-trailer overturned on Interstate 95 in Southeast Baltimore about 3:30 p.m. yesterday, shutting down several southbound lanes for more than four hours and backing up rush-hour traffic for more than two miles, officials said. The accident occurred in the left lane, just south of the Eastern Avenue overpass, according to Cpl. Jonathan Green of the Maryland Transportation Authority Police. Emergency crews had to cut into the overturned cab of the tractor to free the driver, who was taken to nearby Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center for treatment of injuries that did not appear to be life-threatening, Green said.
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BY A SUN STAFF WRITER | June 14, 1997
A 13-year-old Middle River boy suffered burns on his stomach and hands yesterday when he mixed pool chemicals and inadvertently formed a volatile brew, Baltimore County fire officials said.Josh Guido apparently was playing with chlorine and another, unidentified chemical shortly after 1: 30 p.m. in the 200 block of Ballard Ave. when the chemicals reacted and splashed on him, said Battalion Chief Patrick Kelly.The boy was in stable condition with first- and second-degree burns yesterday in the pediatric burns unit at Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center.
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By Erin Texeira and Erin Texeira,SUN STAFF | June 7, 1997
An 8-year-old Harford County boy was severely burned yesterday after playing with gasoline and matches near his Joppa home, a state fire official said.William Edward Moore II received second- and third-degree burns over 40 percent of his body after he and at least one other child took charcoal briquettes and gasoline into the woods near his home, said W. Faron Taylor, Deputy State Fire Marshal.The boy was in serious but stable condition at the Baltimore Regional Burn Center at Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center last night.
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June 19, 2003
The body of a 16-year-old boy was found at the bottom of a swimming pool last night at the Garden Village Apartments in Northeast Baltimore, an apparent drowning victim, city police said. Police received a call about 9 p.m. that juveniles had climbed a fence surrounding the apartment complex pool in the 5500 block of Denview Way. When they arrived, officers discovered the body. The victim -- whose name was not immediately available -- had no heartbeat and was not breathing, said Kevin Cartwright, a city Fire Department spokesman.
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By Samantha Iacia, For The Baltimore Sun | February 9, 2014
Date: Dec. 7 Her story: Michelle Zilka, 36, grew up in Bel Air. She is an assistant lab director at the Center for Inherited Disease Research at Johns Hopkins' Bayview Medical Center. Her parents, Patricia Zilka, who retired in December, and Paul Zilka, a contractor for Lockheed Martin, live in Bel Air. His story: Joshua Mawhinney, 34, grew up in Bel Air and Fallston. He is an assistant controller for Aerotek, a staffing agency based in Hanover. His parents, Linda Mawhinney, a speech pathologist, and Merv Mawhinney, director of transportation for Baltimore County's schools, live in Fallston.
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AEGIS STAFF REPORT | June 13, 2013
A Bel Air woman was injured in a crash after suffering from a medical emergency while driving on Tollgate Road. The accident happened around 12:30 p.m. Wednesday on Tollgate Road near Emerald Drive. Elizabeth Korah, 60, who lives on Ambridge Road, was heading west on Tollgate when police believe she suffered a medical emergency, Edward Hopkins, spokesman for the Harford County Sheriff's Office, said. Witnesses told deputies it looked like Korah was slowly trying to pull to the side of the road before she hit the tree.
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By Frederick N. Rasmussen, The Baltimore Sun | February 28, 2013
Virginia B. Machovec, a retired city public school cafeteria cashier and longtime hospital volunteer, died Wednesday of pneumonia at Baltimore Washington Medical Center. She was 92. The daughter of a Cross Street Market worker and a homemaker, Virginia Baxter Edwards was born and raised in South Baltimore, where she graduated from Southern High School. In 1947, she married Lawrence J. Machovec Sr., a highly decorated World War II veteran who later became a Baltimore police officer.
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November 8, 2012
Three people were taken to Baltimore trauma centers last weekend after being injured in two separate crashes. The first was last Friday, when a car and delivery truck collided at the intersection of Juniata and Superior streets. The second was just about 24 hours later on Route 155 near Graceview Drive. In the first, Chester James Dawson, 80, of the 400 block of South Tollgate Road in Bel Air, driving a Subaru Forrester, turned into a box delivery truck stopped and waiting to turn onto Superior Street to go to Route 155. Dawson's car hit the delivery truck right in the middle and went underneath.
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By Lorraine Mirabella, The Baltimore Sun | December 22, 2011
Johns Hopkins Health System plans to open a $35 million expanded emergency department at Bayview Medical Center by January 2014, followed by a new oncology wing for its lung cancer treatment program. Preliminary plans for the expansion at the eastern Baltimore campus — which eventually would also include a seven-story hospital tower — were presented for review Thursday to the city's Urban Design and Architecture Review Panel. Bayview needs an expanded emergency department to meet growing community needs, said Michael Iati, senior director of architecture and planning for the health system.
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By Don Markus, The Baltimore Sun | April 19, 2011
A 49-year-old homeless man who Howard County police say set his girlfriend on fire last October is trying to get statements he made to officers and emergency personnel suppressed at his trial, claiming he was not read his Miranda rights. During a motions hearing Tuesday in Circuit Court, the attorney for Richard Rodola questioned three officers and two EMTs about what Rodola told them as he was being treated for burns that police say he suffered while he was setting Pamela Myers, 37, on fire in a wooded area where they lived in Laurel.
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By Yeganeh June Torbati and Larry Carson, The Baltimore Sun | October 25, 2010
The man police say set a woman on fire in a wooded area of Laurel on Saturday afternoon was charged with attempted murder, assault and arson in an arrest warrant, Howard County police said Monday. Richard Rodola, 48, of no fixed address was also injured by the fire and is under police guard at the Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center, police said. The victim, whom police have not identified, remains in critical condition. Police incorrectly reported earlier that the man had been arrested and was in custody.
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BY A SUN STAFF WRITER | September 15, 1997
A 17-year-old girl, who was critically burned in August in a house fire caused by children playing with matches, died Friday at the burn unit at Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center, a hospital spokeswoman said.Shondra Green, whose home address was not immediately available, was visiting friends in the 7100 block of Bexhill Road on Aug. 22 when the fire broke out in the first-floor living room of the semidetached dwelling.Green, who was trapped in the living room and suffered third-degree burns over more than 80 percent of her body, was pulled from the burning house by two men who were working in the area.
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By Jacques Kelly, The Baltimore Sun | January 7, 2011
Dr. Chi-Tsung Su, a plastic surgeon and teacher who helped establish the prominence of the burn center at Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center, died of cancer Dec. 27 at his Towson home. He was 74. Born in Taiwan, he earned a medical degree at the National Taiwan University. He moved to Baltimore in 1964 and became a Union Memorial Hospital surgical intern and its chief resident. Among his teachers was Dr. Bowdoin Davis, a plastic surgeon whose father, Dr. John Staige Davis, wrote a 1919 plastic surgery textbook, the first U.S. text in the field.
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