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By Colin Campbell and The Baltimore Sun | September 21, 2014
One person was killed in a crash on Erdman Avenue at Interstate 895 in the Pulaski Industrial Area Sunday, police said. Department spokesman Sgt. Jarron Jackson said four people were in the vehicle when it went off the road and flipped upside down. The other passengers' conditions were not released, and it's unclear what caused the accident. Few details were immediately available; this post will be updated. Roughly five miles away on Pulaski Highway in Rosedale, a 53-year-old man had to be extricated from his overturned vehicle by Baltimore County firefighters.
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Ian Duncan and The Baltimore Sun | October 13, 2014
A two-vehicle collision has closed the westbound side Philadelphia Road near the Baltimore Beltway, according to state transportation information. A two-vehicle collision has partially closed the westbound side of Philadelphia Road near the Baltimore Beltway, according to state transportation information. Earlier, the road had been completey blocked but was partly open again by 8:25 a.m. Local MTA buses, the light rail and subway are running on a regular weekday schedule; the MARC Penn line is running on the Saturday timetable; and the MARC Camden line is closed for the Columbus Day holiday.
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By Fort Lauderdale Sun-Sentinel | January 13, 1992
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. -- "Palm 90" probably wouldn't be remembered as one of the most horrifying air disasters if a handful of heroes had not saved a few survivors from the icy Potomac River.But this was real-life drama, a story of tragedy and triumph, captured on camera in the nation's capital.In turn, "Palm 90," the air traffic control code name for Air Florida's Flight 90, is still a vivid memory 10 years later for many across the country. It crashed Jan. 13, 1982, killing 78, including four on the ground.
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By Erin Cox and The Baltimore Sun | October 11, 2014
Five people, including two children, were killed Friday night in a two-car crash in Oxon Hill, Prince George's County Police said. Police said that at 9:30 p.m., a Mercedes Benz carrying three people rear-ended an Acura had stopped at a traffic light at Livingston Road and Livingston Terrace. One passenger in the Mercedes and four of the five passengers of the Acura died in the accident. "In my nearly 40 years of PGFD service, the Oxon Hill crash that claimed 5 lives last night ranks as one of the worst," Prince George's County Fire Department spokesman Mark Brady said on Twitter Saturday.
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By Jonathan Pitts, The Baltimore Sun | August 11, 2012
A motorcylist was killed in a crash near the York Road exit on I-83 in Parkton late Saturday afternoon after attempting to pass two cars by driving between them, according to the Maryland State Police. Troopers investigating the incident about 4:00 p.m. determined that the driver, 19-year-old Kareem Morsi of Woodbine, had been heading north on a white 2008 Suzuki GSX-R600 motorcycle when he tried to pass the two vehicles. Just north of Exit 33, the motorcycle struck the rear of one of the vehicles, police said, spun out of control, crossed the right shoulder and struck a guardrail.
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April 5, 2010
Montgomery County police say an officer was killed when his police cruiser struck a tree while he responded to an officer who needed backup. Police have yet to release the officer's name. He was a seven-year veteran of the department and worked the midnight shift. Police say the officer was en route to the scene of a fight early Sunday when his car ran off the road and hit a tree. He was taken to a local hospital, where he died. Detectives are investigating the crash. - Associated Press
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Baltimore Sun staff | September 11, 2013
One of two southbound lanes in the Baltimore Harbor Tunnel was blocked Wednesday morning by a two-vehicle crash, the Maryland Department of Transportation reported. The incident on Interstate 895 was reported at 8:42 a.m. The agency also reported a crash involving one vehicle on the Baltimore Beltway inner loop past Dulaney Valley Road in Baltimore County that was blocking one shoulder.
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The Baltimore Sun | June 21, 2013
An earlier crash on the northbound Jones Falls Expressway has been cleared and all lanes are reopened as of 12:50 p.m. Friday, according to the Baltimore Department of Transportation. Traffic had been detoured eastbound on Coldspring Lane due to severe impact of the crash.
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By Jacques Kelly, The Baltimore Sun | September 1, 2012
Two people died when their vehicle struck a tree in Davidsonville, Anne Arundel County Police said Saturday. The driver, Carrie Lynn Desmond, 36, died at University of Maryland Shock Trauma. A 14 year-old passenger, whose name was not released, died at Prince George's Trauma Center. Both the driver and the passenger lived on Themes Drive in Davidsonville. The accident occurred about 10 p.m. Friday in the 3600 block of Patuxent River Road near West Central Avenue, Route 214 in Davidsonville.
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By Pamela Wood, The Baltimore Sun | May 21, 2013
One lane and one shoulder of westbound Route 100 in Anne Arundel County are closed at WB&A Road due to a crash that happened at 8:46 a.m., according to the State Highway Administration. A four-car crash on the outer loop of the Baltimore Beltway at Providence Road closed the left shoulder and left lane at 8:13 a.m., according to the State Highway Administration. Route 7B at Maryland Avenue in Cecil County remains closed in both directions due to a utility problem. The Maryland Transit Administration reported that Train 894 (7:10 a.m. Frederick departure)
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By Alison Knezevich and The Baltimore Sun | October 6, 2014
Baltimore County police are investigating a motorcycle crash that left a Baltimore County man dead Sunday night. Emergency responders were called to the 4800 block of Benson Avenue in the Violetville area of Halethorpe about 7:50 p.m. and learned that Timothy Wayne Harris, 53, was traveling north in a Honda motorcycle when the vehicle went off the road and into a wooded area. Harris was taken to St. Agnes Hospital, where he was later pronounced dead. The county police's crash team continues to investigate.
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By Jessica Anderson and The Baltimore Sun | October 4, 2014
Two 16-year-olds who are students from Bel Air High School were killed in a car crash in Kingsville on Friday night, according to Baltimore County police. Police were called at 11:25 p.m. to Mt. Vista Road and Gontrum Road, where a 2001 Mitsubishi Eclipse had struck a tree. The driver and passenger, both males, were pronounced dead at the scene. Police have not identified them. The cause of the remains under investigation, police said. Harford County schools spokeswoman Jillian Lader said counselors would be available to students during the school's homecoming dance, which was scheduled for Saturday night.
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By Joe Burris and The Baltimore Sun | October 2, 2014
A single-vehicle crash on U.S. 29 in Ellicott City has prompted closures in both directions at the Baltimore National Turnpike exit at the close of Thursday's morning commute, according to the state Department of Transportation. The incident at 8:37 a.m. has closed all northbound traffic lanes, both northbound shoulders, two southbound traffic lanes and one southbound shoulder. Both northbound off-ramp lanes remain open, DOT said. A single-vehicle crash on the inner loop of Interstate 695 in Pikesville at Greenspring Avenue has closed the inner loop left traffic lane and inner loop left shoulder at 8:16 a.m., DOT said.
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By Tim Swift and The Baltimore Sun | September 27, 2014
Anne Arundel police are investigating a fatal car crash Saturday morning along westbound Route 100 near Route 10 in Pasadena. Anne Arundel Fire Department said they were dispatched about 7:30 a.m. after a passerby reported a Ford Focus had crashed into a ditch in the woods along the road. First responders found one victim dead who had been trapped inside the car, the fire department said. Police identified the victim was Edward McKeenzie Gray Jr., 35, of Pasadena. Investigators believe he crashed at around 5:30 a.m. or 6 a.m. but was not found until a passerby reported seeing the car in the woods.
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By Colin Campbell and The Baltimore Sun | September 21, 2014
One person was killed in a crash on Erdman Avenue at Interstate 895 in the Pulaski Industrial Area Sunday, police said. Department spokesman Sgt. Jarron Jackson said four people were in the vehicle when it went off the road and flipped upside down. The other passengers' conditions were not released, and it's unclear what caused the accident. Few details were immediately available; this post will be updated. Roughly five miles away on Pulaski Highway in Rosedale, a 53-year-old man had to be extricated from his overturned vehicle by Baltimore County firefighters.
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By Tim Swift and The Baltimore Sun | September 21, 2014
A Jessup man was killed Saturday after he lost control of his motorcycle and struck a guardrail in Howard County. About 1:30 p.m. Saturday, John Edward Barrass, 67, was traveling east on Mission Road near Concord Drive in Jessup. Barrass was thrown from his 2002 Harley Davidson motorcycle when he crashed into the guardrail. A prelimary investigation by police found that speed and driver error contibuted to the crash. The road was closed for about three hours Saturday as police investigated the scene.
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By Gus G. Sentementes, The Baltimore Sun | June 26, 2010
A Wicomico County deputy state's attorney died Friday in a two-car collision on the Eastern Shore that left two others injured, according to the Maryland State Police. The crash happened about 12:15 p.m. on Route 50 in Pittsville, about 11 miles east of Salisbury. Sampson G. "Sam" Vincent, 52, of Salisbury was pronounced dead at Peninsula Regional Medical Center. His passenger, James L. "Lee" Britt, an assistant state's attorney for Wicomico County, was injured in the crash and is being treated at Pensinsula, state police said.
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By Matthew Hay Brown and The Baltimore Sun | September 15, 2014
The Navy identified the pilot Monday who went missing last week after a crash over the Pacific Ocean as Lt. Nathan Poloski, a 2009 graduate of the U.S. Naval Academy. Poloski, 26, of Lake Arrowhead, Calif., is presumed dead, officials said. "Nathan was an outstanding person, naval officer and aviator," Navy Cmdr. Michael Langbehn, the commanding officer of Poloski's squadron, said in a statement. "My personal thoughts and prayers are for his family, friends and shipmates as they endure this immeasurable loss.
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