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By Tim Swift, The Baltimore Sun   | February 16, 2013
Two separate accidents in Anne Arundel County early Saturday morning sent two people to an area hospital with serious injuries, the Anne Arundel County Police Department said.  About 1:20 a.m. Saturday, a Lexus sedan stuck a Mercedes Benz on the northbound lanes of Ritchie Highway in Severna Park. The Lexus rolled over on its side and a passenger, Casey Brooke Barber, 22, of Pasadena, was thrown from the vehicle. Barber was not wearing a seat belt, police said. She was transported to the University of Maryland Shock Trauma Center where she was being treated for life-threatening injuries.  The Anne Arundel County Police Department said that speed, alcohol usage and failure to obey a traffic control device may have contributed to the crash.
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By Joe Burris, The Baltimore Sun | April 14, 2014
A section of West Joppa Road in Towson is closed Monday morning following a single-vehicle accident. Baltimore County Police said the road is shut down between Bellona Avenue and Acorn Hill Lane. Earlier in the morning, state and local transportation departments reported the clearing of a disabled vehicle on the inner loop of Interstate 695 in Woodlawn. The Maryland Transit Administration reported minor light rail delays at 9:20 a.m. Shuttle service is operating from Penn Station to the Mt. Royal stops at this time.
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By Richard Irwin and Richard Irwin,Evening Sun Staff | September 23, 1991
Five people, including a Charles County woman, her 6-year-old son and another child, were killed in traffic accidents over the weekend.Three deaths occurred in La Plata when three vehicles collided at U.S. 301 and Md. 225 shortly before 5:30 p.m. yesterday.Lt. William Saunders, of the Charles County Sheriff's Department, said a Mazda pickup truck driven by David R. Fenwick, 22, of Pomfret, went through a red light and struck a Nissan Sentra broadside.The Mazda rolled over at least once and struck a Jeep Cherokee stopped at a traffic signal.
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Staff Reports, The Baltimore Sun | March 20, 2014
As of 9:20 a.m., the Maryland Department of Transportation reported that an accident in Carroll County that closed Route 27 during the morning rush hour had been cleared. The accident had been on northbound Route 27 in the Twin Arch Road area of Mount Airy. MDOT cameras were showing traffic moving well as the rush hour came to a close. The Maryland Transit Administration is reporting that buses and MARC trains are on schedule. There's a reminder that three light rail stations, Mt. Washington, Cold Spring Lane and Woodberry, will remain closed through March 24 while the MTA completes a track crossing improvement project at Union Avenue and Clipper Mill Road.
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January 31, 1993
A 16-year-old Carney boy was killed early Saturday and a male pedestrian died on Reisterstown Road near Franklin Senior High School in unrelated Baltimore County traffic accidents yesterday.Police said the teen-ager was killed when the car in which he was riding went off Long Green Pike in Glen Arm just north of Factory Road about 12:10 a.m.The car, police said, hit an embankment, flew through the air and flipped over several times before coming to rest in a field.Keith Anthony Holmes, a junior at Loch Raven Senior High School who lived in the 2900 block of Andrea Ave. in Baltimore County, was pronounced dead at the Maryland Shock Trauma Center shortly after the accident, police said.
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By Joe Nawrozkiand Alisa Samuels and Joe Nawrozkiand Alisa Samuels,Evening Sun Staff Richard Irwin contributed to this story | December 17, 1990
Four people were killed in traffic accidents over the weekend on Maryland roads, including a patient at the Greater Baltimore Medical Center who last night bolted from the emergency room and ran into nearby Charles Street, where he was struck by a car.Officials at the Towson hospital had no explanation why Thomas E. Spicer, 41, of Forest Hill, became agitated while awaiting admission for cardiac monitoring and ran out about 7 p.m. An official said he...
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By Richard Irwin and Richard Irwin,Sun Reporter | March 26, 2007
Unrelated traffic accidents yesterday on two interstates claimed the life of one Prince George's County man and critically injured another, state police said. And in Carroll County yesterday, a 41-year-old man was killed when the van he was driving crashed into an embankment in Taneytown, police said. Shortly before 6 a.m., Vincent Tyrone Woodland, 49, of Lanham stopped his pickup truck on southbound Interstate 495 near Upper Marlboro in Prince George's County after seeing a collision in fog. He was standing on the shoulder to warn oncoming motorists when a 2005 Chrysler sport utility vehicle struck the pickup and Woodland.
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By Kevin Rector, The Baltimore Sun | January 16, 2013
Two separate traffic accidents caused major delays in the Baltimore region early Wednesday morning — one affecting southbound traffic on Interstate 295 in Anne Arundel County and the other affecting southbound traffic on Interstate 795 in Baltimore County. An accident involving one vehicle on southbound Interstate 295 between Route 175 and Route 32 in Anne Arundel County stalled traffic headed toward Washington early Wednesday, closing multiple lanes for about 7 hours, according to U.S. Park Police.
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November 23, 1991
A 7-month-old infant was killed and her mother and three sisters were injured when their car hit a concrete barrier and burst into flames in one of four fatal traffic accidents that took five lives in the Baltimore area yesterday.Police said a car driven by Nancy Lee Akers, 30, of Annapolis, hit and climbed a concrete barrier on Solomons Island Road in Anne Arundel County and was engulfed in flames after the gas tank ruptured.The driver's daughter, 7-month-old Kristie Akers, died at Johns Hopkins Hospital.
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By Roger Twigg | January 11, 1992
Four people were killed in three separate early morning traffic accidents yesterday, including a man and woman whose vehicles collided on an icy stretch of road in Harford County.The Maryland State Police said that rain combined with cold air to produce icy road conditions in counties north and west of Baltimore during the early morning traffic rush. They said that in addition to the fatal collision in Harford County, many minor injury accidents resulted from the icy roads.In the Harford County crash, the police said Jennifer Lynn McDougall, 44, of the 1600 block of Poole Road, Darlington, was southbound on Route 136 just south of Street about 6:40 a.m. when she lost control of her 1986 Mercury Cougar.
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Staff Reports, The Baltimore Sun | March 11, 2014
As of 9:10 a.m., the Maryland Department of Transportation is reporting that an earlier reported accident at the inner loop of the beltway and I-795 has been cleared, and traffic cameras are showing smooth flow through the Liberty Road area toward the ramps. Elsewhere, the rush hour seems to be winding down, with volumes decreasing in most areas. The Maryland Transit Administration reported minor light rail delays, with buses and MARC trains on time.
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By Joe Burris, The Baltimore Sun | March 4, 2014
A two-vehicle accident on Northern Parkway at the Jones Falls Expressway overpass on Tuesday resulted in one person being transported to a local hospital, but Baltimore City Police said injuries suffered in the wreck were minor. Police spokeswoman Detective Sergeant Sarah Connolly said that the accident occurred around 9:20 a.m. on westbound Northern Parkway. The wreck continued to back up traffic for more than an hour later, Connolly said. Spokesman Ian Brennan said around 10 a.m. that fire personnel were on the scene of the accident.
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Staff Reports, The Baltimore Sun | January 3, 2014
On a morning when many people woke up to three to six inches of snow, the Maryland Department of Transportation is reporting several incidents at 7:45 a.m., the most serious being a utility incident in the city on Washington Boulevard at Bush Street that has several northbound lanes closed. Only one lane gets by, according to MDOT. An accident on I-95 in the city just past Eastern Avenue that closed a lane and the shoulder was cleared shortly after 8 a.m. In Anne Arundel County, the two northbound lanes of Route 170 were closed at Amtrak Way following a two-vehicle collision.
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By Jim Joyner, The Baltimore Sun | November 29, 2013
As of 9 a.m., the Maryland Department of Transportation is reporting an accident in Baltimore County on the outer loop of the beltway at Harford Road. The incident reportedly involves three vehicles, and one travel lane is affected. MDOT cameras show emergency vehicles at the scene, and traffic is able to flow through two lanes. Use caution in this area as responders are on the scene. Elsewhere, there are few incidents on Black Friday in the Baltimore area. Traffic is expected to be heavy around the malls this morning as shoppers head out for Black Friday, so expect some congestion in Towson, Columbia, Annapolis and other shopping districts.
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Staff Reports, The Baltimore Sun | November 19, 2013
At 9:30 a.m. the Maryland Department of Transportation is reporting that the accident involving three vehicles on I-895 south at the Harbor Tunnel has been cleared, but officials are warning commuters to use caution, and expect delays until the backup clears out. MDOT also reported that an accident has been cleared on Route 157 west of I-695 in the Dundalk area of Baltimore County. Both west and eastbound lanes were affected by that incident earlier. Earlier this morning in Anne Arundel County, a school bus in Annapolis was involved in a collision on West Street near Admiral Drive, according to Anne Arundel County School officials.
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By Joe Burris, The Baltimore Sun | November 15, 2013
The Baltimore City Department of Transportation said on Friday that an accident with injury involving an overturned van on westbound Northern Parkway east of Reisterstown Road at 7:25 a.m. has closed westbound Northern Parkway at Wabash Avenue. Traffic impact is moderate, DOT said. The Baltimore City Fire department dispatch said that a person who suffered injuries from the accident was transported to Sinai Hospital, but officials did not offer information on the person's condition.
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