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November 24, 1994
An Arnold man was killed Tuesday afternoon when his car crashed into a tree in the 1800 block of Ritchie Highway, county police said.Arthur Donald Ford Jr., 30, was pronounced dead at the Anne Arundel Medical Center after the 3 p.m. crash.He was southbound in his 1989 Lincoln when his car veered off the road, struck a guard rail and crashed head-on into the tree, police said.Mr. Ford was not wearing a seat belt. Police are investigating the accident.
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By Carrie Wells, The Baltimore Sun | September 4, 2014
Anne Arundel County police say a 23-year-old man was killed in a car crash Thursday morning in Glen Burnie. The crash happened near the intersection of Baltimore Annapolis Boulevard and East Furnace Branch Road. Police said that at about 3:40 a.m., a 2008 Ford Fusion was traveling south on East Furnace Branch when the driver failed to negotiate the curve. The vehicle struck the curb and guardrail before overturning onto the guardrail. Police said the driver, identified as Edward Jefferson Hanvey II, 18, left the scene was found a short time later walking north along Baltimore Annapolis Boulevard.
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September 7, 1994
Two teen-age girls were killed and two others were critically injured yesterday when their car crashed into a concrete median, spun across the road and crashed into a tree. The force of the impact split the car in half.The driver, Elizabeth Clark, 16, had obtained her provisional driver's license just three weeks ago, Montgomery County police said. It required her to be off the road at midnight, an hour before the 1 a.m. accident.Miss Clark and her front-seat passenger, Katherine Zirkle, 16, were declared dead at the scene, police said.
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By Mary Carole McCauley, The Baltimore Sun | September 1, 2014
A car rammed into a Howard County doughnut shop Monday evening, seriously injuring two people. A photo posted by the Howard County Department of Fire and Rescue Services showed a dark-colored sport utility vehicle inside the Dunkin Donuts at 8455 Baltimore National Pike in Ellicott City. According to the department, the car struck two men, ages 36 and 44, shortly after 5:30 p.m. as they were standing outside the doughnut shop, and pushed them into the storefront. They were taken by ambulance to the University of Maryland Shock Trauma Center, where they were listed in serious but stable condition.
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By Ryan Davis and Ryan Davis,SUN STAFF | February 18, 2005
Two men arrested by federal agents after their fleeing vehicle crashed into a car at a Baltimore intersection Wednesday were charged yesterday with conspiring to distribute heroin. Court documents allege that one of the suspects is the leader of a city drug ring and the other is his supplier from New York. After the crash, agents of the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration said, they confiscated six kilograms of heroin and duffel bags containing $400,000. DEA agents wrote in paperwork filed yesterday in U.S. District Court in Baltimore that they have been targeting for several months members of a drug distribution organization allegedly run by Payton Green.
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April 17, 2006
An autopsy was to be performed today on an Anne Arundel County woman who died after her car crashed into a guardrail on Interstate 695 near Catonsville yesterday afternoon, state police said. Lorraine Mary Mariano, 52, of the 400 block of Susan Court in Linthicum was driving a 2004 Nissan Sentra on the inner loop near Wilkens Avenue about 1:10 p.m. when she suddenly slumped over the steering wheel, witnesses told police. Mariano was the sole occupant of the car. The car went onto the shoulder, up a grassy embankment, back down the embankment and struck a barrier wall before crashing head-on into a partially buried guardrail, police said.
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October 9, 1991
State Police today were investigating the traffic death of a 65-year-old Cecil County man whose car crashed into a tree.Layton Thompson Boulden Jr., of the 500 block of Delaware Ave. in Elkton, was driving a 1974 Chevrolet Caprice east on Irishtown Road near North East about noon yesterday.He lost control of the vehicle for no apparent reason and crashed into a tree, police said.Boulden, the only occupant of the car, was pronounced dead at the scene, police said.State Police at Pikesville said Boulden's death brought to 524 the number of people killed on Maryland roadways so far this year, compared with 584 at the same time last year.
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BY A SUN STAFF WRITER | November 2, 1998
Havre de Grace police said yesterday that criminal and traffic charges were pending against a Harford County man whose car crashed into a pumping station during a police chase Saturday, killing a teen-age passenger.A second passenger, who witnesses said was injured and bleeding, escaped and was being sought, said Sgt. Michael White.White said the incident began about 10: 50 p.m. when someone in a 1995 Mitsubishi Galant fired several gunshots at a man outside the Sommerset Manor apartments in the 100 block of Stansbury Court.
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By Bill Talbott and Bill Talbott,Staff Writer | March 30, 1993
A Westminster woman, who told rescuers she fell asleep at the wheel just before her car crashed into a tree near Melrose yesterday, died on the way to Carroll County General Hospital, police said.Heidi Byers, 31, was trapped in her Chevrolet Cavalier for more than 30 minutes and remained conscious for a short time while rescue workers from the Manchester and Lineboro fire companies labored to remove her from the wreckage.Manchester Fire Chief Steve Miller said, "We had to cut the roof off and then do a -- roll [pull the dashboard away with a hook]
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By Sheridan Lyons and Sheridan Lyons,Staff Writer | October 22, 1992
Baltimore County police investigators have cleared the officers involved in a high-speed car chase March 16 that began in Woodlawn and ended with the death of a teen-age passenger when the fleeing car crashed several miles inside the city.Sgt. Stephen R. Doarnberger said the department's investigation began right after the death of Raymond C. Wilson, 16, of the 3200 block of Gulfport Drive.The youth was thrown from the 1989 Ford Escort when it struck a curb in the 5000 block of Edmondson Ave., became airborne and struck several trees -- splitting in half.
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By Carrie Wells, The Baltimore Sun | August 28, 2014
A Mount Airy man was killed in a car crash in Ellicott City Wednesday night after suffering a medical emergency that caused him to lose control of the vehicle, Howard County police said. Police identified the driver as Scott Brian Stanley, 41. Stanley was the only person in the Mazda Rx-8 while he was driving on Baltimore National Pike near Turf Valley Road. Around 9:15 p.m., he suffered a serious medical emergency and the car ran off the road and struck a tree, catching on fire.
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By Nayana Davis and Carrie Wells, The Baltimore Sun | June 4, 2014
All lanes have reopened on west Route 50 in Anne Arundel County near Governor Ritchie Highway after a three-car crash, though some delays remain. The crash on Route 50 was reported shortly after 8 a.m., according to the Maryland Department of Transportation. One lane was reopened before 9 a.m., and all lanes were reopened around 9:15 a.m. A four-car crash on Interstate 95 south before the exit for White Marsh Boulevard was moved to one shoulder by 8:30 a.m., according to MDOT.
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By Carrie Wells, The Baltimore Sun | May 16, 2014
Maryland State Police are investigating a fatal car crash in Davidsonville Friday morning. The crash happened on MD 50 westbound near MD 424, Anne Arundel County police said at 6:45 a.m. Maryland State Police at the Glen Burnie Barrack said they had few details immediately available on the crash. It was not yet known whether a storm that dropped more than an inch of rain across the region before 6:30 a.m. contributed to the crash. Two lanes are open on MD 50 but traffic is delayed, county police said.
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By Colin Campbell, The Baltimore Sun | May 5, 2014
A Baltimore Fire Department battalion chief responding to an apartment fire was critically injured Sunday evening in a three-car crash that left four other motorists injured, authorities said. The battalion chief was at the Maryland Shock Trauma Center in critical condition after being injured in the accident at Cold Spring Lane and Loch Raven Boulevard, officials said. His department SUV was hit as he was responding to a fire in the 6400 block of Walther Ave. just before 6 p.m. Four civilian motorists were taken to area hospitals with non-life-threatening injuries, Fire Department spokesman Ian Brennan said.
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By Nayana Davis and Colin Campbell, The Baltimore Sun | April 24, 2014
A Baltimore police officer was injured in a car crash in East Baltimore Thursday, the department said. The incident took place in the 1900 block of E. Lafayette Ave. just before 11 a.m., as an Eastern District patrol officer was responding to a serious call for service, police said. The officer had his emergency lights and sirens on when his patrol car was hit by another car, which then crashed into a home at the intersection of LaFayette and Washington, police said. The officer was taken to University of Maryland Shock Trauma and the other driver was treated at the scene, both with non-life-threatening injuries, police said.
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By Tim Swift, The Baltimore Sun | April 13, 2014
A car crash involving three vehicles late Saturday in Edgewater injured several people, Anne Arundel County police said. The crash occurred about 10 p.m. Saturday at Solomon's Island Road and Virgina Avenue, police said. Police did not disclose the exact number of people injured but said their injuries were not life threatening. Some of those injured were taken to University of Maryland Shock Trauma Center in Baltimore. The police officers are currently investigating what caused the crash.
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April 26, 2006
ISSUE: This month, Del. Terry R. Gilleland Jr. was acquitted of drunken driving and four related charges even though state police said that a Breathalyzer test measured his blood-alcohol level at 0.17 percent; Gilleland had admitted to drinking six beers. A primary reason: At trial, the Anne Arundel County state's attorney's office couldn't produce the two county police officers who reportedly found Gilleland, a Glen Burnie Republican, wandering into traffic in the early-morning hours of July 13 after his car crashed.
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By Jill Hudson and Jill Hudson,SUN STAFF | August 19, 1997
Howard County police arrested three juveniles after a car crashed during a chase through Ellicott City over the weekend. Police said the car was stolen.According to a police report, an officer tried to make a routine traffic stop at 11: 51 p.m. Saturday on Montgomery Road near Avoca Avenue.The car abruptly cut in front of the police cruiser, then sped west on Montgomery Road toward Longate Shopping Center, where it crashed behind Blockbuster Video.Police said the driver and two passengers bailed out of the car. One suspect was arrested at the site, and a second teen-ager was caught while running across Route 100.The third suspect was found shortly after in a wooded area near the shopping center, police said.
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By Carrie Wells, The Baltimore Sun | April 12, 2014
A Delaware man was killed in a single-vehicle crash in Carroll County on Friday night, the county sheriff's office said. The driver of a pickup truck lost control and crashed into a tree in the 4800 block of Woodbine Road in the Sykesville area around 9:15 p.m., deputies said. The victim was identified as Clarence Robert Grimes Jr., 59. No one else was in the vehicle and the circumstances of the crash are under investigation. cwells@baltsun.com twitter.com/cwellssun
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By Carrie Wells, The Baltimore Sun | March 29, 2014
A man was killed in a car crash in Annapolis early Saturday morning after a bizarre series of events that included a confrontation between the occupants of two cars and a police pursuit. The incident began around 4 a.m. when the driver of a Mitsubishi stopped to help those inside of a disabled car on St. Margarets Drive near Meadow Valley Drive, police said. "For some reason," police said, the occupants of the two cars got into an argument. Nathan Dunn, 19, of Annapolis, one of the occupants of the disabled car, punched and kicked the Mitsubishi's passenger side and the car reversed and struck Dunn, who grabbed the car's rear spoiler and was dragged into the road, police said.
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