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By New York Times News Service | June 16, 1993
NEW YORK -- A Brooklyn woman, pronounced dead by emergency medical technicians, lay on the floor of her apartment for at least two hours until an investigator from the city Medical Examiner's office heard a gurgling sound and realized she was alive.The woman, Nancy Vitale, 40, a teacher, was unconscious and in critical condition yesterday at Coney Island Hospital as the police, the Emergency Medical Service and the medical examiner's office defended their actions and said they were not responsible for failing to realize that she needed a doctor, not a coroner.
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By Colin Campbell, The Baltimore Sun | August 17, 2014
Investigators have ruled out foul play in the death of a 38-year-old New Jersey man found dead in an Ocean City hotel early Saturday morning, police said. Jorge Troca, of Lyndhurst, N.J., was found unconscious and unresponsive in a hotel in the 4700 block of Coastal Highway at about 3 a.m., police said. Ocean City police and fire personnel treated him on the scene and took him to Atlantic General Hospital, where he was pronounced dead around 45 minutes later. Officials have not released a cause of death, pending the results of an autopsy performed by the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner for the State of Maryland on Sunday.
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By William B. Talbott and William B. Talbott,Evening Sun Staff | April 8, 1991
A 52-year-old Arbutus man died today after a traffic accident on Falls Road that did not appear serious enough to kill him.The man, whose name was withheld until his family could be notified, was driving south in the 2600 block of Falls Road when his Chevrolet ran off the road on the right side and struck a small tree. He was found sitting behind the wheel by two joggers, who pulled him from the car. A passing motorist attempted cardiopulmonary resuscitation, but he was pronounced dead at the scene shortly after 8 a.m.Police said the man had no apparent external injuries, and the damage to the car was so slight it appeared he was driving very slowly when his car left the road.
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By Matthew Hay Brown, The Baltimore Sun | July 4, 2014
A man was stabbed to death early Friday in East Baltimore, police said. Officers were called to the 1300 block of N. Patterson Park Ave. about 12:22 a.m., police said. They arrived to find the man with stab wounds to the upper torso. The man was taken to an area hospital, where he was pronounced dead, police said. The block of rowhomes where police said the man was found is near Collington Square Park and Collington Square Elementary School. Homicide detectives are investigating, police said.
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By Richard Irwin and Richard Irwin,Evening Sun Staff | November 6, 1991
State Police report that a Hollywood, Md., motorcyclist died yesterday after he lost control of his vehicle near Leonardtown and crashed into several trees.Also, police reported that on Monday two people died when the car in which they were riding went out of control on a road near Oakland, in Garrett County, and struck a tree.In St. Mary's County, Anson Lee Bush, 18, of Hollywood, was riding his 1990 Kawasaki motorcycle east on St. John's Road near Leonardtown at a high rate of speed shortly before 7 p.m. yesterday when he lost control on a curve, left the roadway and crashed into several trees, police said.
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By Mike Farabaugh and Mike Farabaugh,SUN STAFF | December 4, 1995
Three men, including two from Essex, died in unrelated traffic accidents during the weekend, police said.About 7:45 p.m. Saturday, Clarence Earl Brown, 57, was killed as he tried to ride his bicycle across the street in the 1800 block of Eastern Blvd. in Essex.Police said Mr. Brown was wearing dark clothing, and the driver of a westbound van did not see him before the collision.Mr. Brown of the 200 block of Woodvale Road in Essex was taken to Franklin Square Hospital Center, where he was pronounced dead.
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By Peter Hermann and Peter Hermann,SUN STAFF Cheryl Lu-Lien Tan contributed to this article | October 11, 1997
Three people were fatally wounded in unrelated shootings that occurred within three hours Thursday night, and a fourth man was shot fatally last night in Baltimore, police said yesterday.Homicide detectives made an arrest in one of the cases.The shootings brought to 239 the number of people slain in Baltimore this year, down about 11 percent from the 266 people killed for the same period last year. Two of the shootings Thursday were within seven minutes of each other.In the first slaying, police said the victim, Dana Donnell Clark, 29, of the 5600 block of Lothian Road in Northeast Baltimore, was visiting a friend who lived on the 2200 block of W. Fayette St. when he argued with a man who lives on that street.
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August 19, 2002
A Virginia man was pronounced dead at an area hospital yesterday evening after he was pulled from the Gunpowder River at the Hammerman recreation area beach of Gunpowder Falls State Park, the Department of Natural Resources reported. Carlos A. Lacayo, 48, of Alexandria, had been swimming alone before two men spotted him floating face down. Lacayo was pronounced dead shortly after arrival at Franklin Square Hospital Center. An autopsy was to be performed today, DNR spokesman John Surrick said.
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December 28, 2004
A Timonium man was pronounced dead yesterday evening after his car ran off westbound Interstate 70 and overturned after crossing the Patapsco River bridge into Howard County, state police said. The victim, Anthony Rettaliata Jr., 53, appeared to be driving erratically before his 1998 Chevrolet Lumina overturned near the shoulder of the highway, witnesses told police - an indication, police said, that he might have been experiencing a medical problem. The lone occupant of the car, he was pronounced dead at the scene.
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By Peter Hermann and Peter Hermann,Staff Writer Staff Writers Pat O'Malley and Glenn Small contributed to this article | July 6, 1992
Five people were killed in three car accidents over the Fourth of July weekend and three others, including a 9-year-old boy, drowned in separate incidents Saturday and yesterday.The most serious crash occurred Saturday morning when two cars collided head-on on Route 90 near Ocean City.Three people, including a former Severna Park lacrosse player, died in the fiery accident. Ed Ulrich, coach of the high school team, said defenseman Jay Gibbs, 18, was one of the dead.The youth graduated from the high school in June and was to attend the University of Maryland in the fall.
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By Colin Campbell, The Baltimore Sun | March 21, 2014
A 21-year-old worker was killed in a fall from a Pasadena water tower Wednesday, and police identified him Friday. Chad Louis Weller of Stevensville fell 180 feet from the tower in the 3700 block of Mountain Road at around 2:30 p.m., according to the Anne Arundel County Fire Department. He was pronounced dead at the scene. Weller, an employee of a private contracting company, was working on communications equipment on the top of the tower when he fell, according to a release from the fire department.
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By Justin George, The Baltimore Sun | December 31, 2013
A 22-year-old man was fatally shot in the head early Tuesday in a drive-by shooting near Federal Hill, police said. The shooting took place just after midnight in the 100 block of W. Hamburg St. on the border of Sharp-Leadenhall and Federal Hill. The victim, Donald Eason, was in critical condition and on life support Tuesday morning but was later pronounced dead. Investigators believe Eason, who lived in the block, was walking along Hamburg Street when someone shot at him from a vehicle, Sgt. Sarah Connolly said.
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By Michael Dresser, The Baltimore Sun | December 28, 2013
The body of an unidentified man was pulled from the water off Fells Point Saturday, Baltimore police said. A police spokesman said that officers were called to the 800 block of South Broadway about 9:30 a.m. for a report of a body floating in the water. Officers recovered the body of an adult male who was pronounced dead on the scene. The state medical examiner's office will perform an autopsy. michael.dresser@baltsun.com
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By Justin George, The Baltimore Sun | October 31, 2013
Two elderly people died Thursday afternoon after being pulled from a burning home near Loyola University Maryland, Baltimore fire officials said. Mark Wagner, assistant chief of operations at the Baltimore Fire Department, said a man and woman were found in a front, first-floor room and taken in grave condition to Union Memorial Hospital, where they were pronounced dead. The two deaths would push the number of people killed in fires in Baltimore this year to 16 after another man was killed in a fire Wednesday.
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By Ian Duncan, The Baltimore Sun | July 20, 2013
A Baltimore County man was hit and killed crossing Eastern Boulevard in Essex early Saturday morning, police said. A 2011 Hyundai Santa Fe SUV traveling eastbound hit Peter David Wolinski, 45, of the 2100 block of Vailthorn Road in Middle River, as he was crossing the road around 12:30 a.m., police said. Wolinski was taken to Johns Hopkins Bayview Hospital where he was pronounced dead. iduncan@baltsun.com twitter.com/iduncan
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By Ian Duncan, The Baltimore Sun | June 15, 2013
A toddler was hit and killed by a taxi on Liberty Parkway Friday and died in the hospital, according to Baltimore County police. Anthony Calius Sering, 4, entered the road around 6 p.m. between two parked cars and was hit by the Silver Cab of Baltimore taxi, which was traveling south near Dunmanway, according to police. The boy, who lived near the site of the incident, was taken to Johns Hopkins Hospital where he was pronunced dead at 9:43 p.m. Police identified the driver as Jesse James Guy, 43, of the 3400 block of Parklawn Avenue.
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July 30, 2007
THE COUNT Homicides since Jan. 1: 182 THE VICTIMS A man found bleeding on the street late Saturday in the Carrollton Ridge neighborhood was pronounced dead at the scene in the 2100 block of McHenry St. His identity was unknown. ONLINE: Details and locations of this year's city homicides at baltimoresun.com/homicidemap
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BY A SUN STAFF WRITER | September 1, 1999
Responding to a shooting report, police found an unidentified man who had been shot in the head and body about 9: 45 last night in the 1300 block of N. Spring St. near Preston Street in the Greenmount East community. He was pronounced dead by the crew of a Fire Department ambulance.
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By Justin George, The Baltimore Sun | January 31, 2013
Police on Thursday identified the man found fatally shot in Northeast Baltimore two days ago. Travis Jennings, 29, who lived in the 1600 block of N. Warwick Avenue, was pronounced dead at 8:30 a.m. on Tuesday at Johns Hopkins Hospital. He had been found by police in the Lauraville neighborhood, hours after police received an emergency call reporting gunshots near the 4900 block of Morello Road at 2:30 a.m. They found Jennings about three blocks away in the 2600 block of Southern Avenue.
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By Yvonne Wenger, The Baltimore Sun | January 30, 2013
Police have still not identified a man who died Tuesday after being shot in Northeast Baltimore. A 911 caller found a gunshot victim in the Lauraville neighborhood around 7:45 a.m. Tuesday, police said. Around 2:25 a.m., officers responded to a call for shots fired in the 4900 block of Morello Road and canvassed the area, but did not discover a victim. The caller discovered a man in the 2600 block of Southern Avenue. The man was transported to Johns Hopkins Hospital, where he was pronounced dead at 8:21 a.m. Homicide detectives are investigating.
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