Woman dies after car hits guardrail

December 08, 1998

A woman was killed when the car in which she was riding hit a guardrail on Interstate 70 west of Cedar Ridge Road on Sunday.

Angela M. Brady, 33, of St. Louis, Mo., was pronounced dead at the scene, according to Maryland State Police.

Police said she was partially ejected from the vehicle.

Lawrence B. Poole, 33, of St. Louis, was driving west on the interstate when he went off of the left side of the highway at 8:52 a.m., according to police.

He over-corrected and lost control of his 1996 Ford Windstar, police said.

Poole's van then crossed back over the highway and rolled over, striking a guardrail.

Poole and passenger Sterling Powell, St. Louis, Mo., were treated for minor injuries.

Another passenger, Marie Green of St. Louis, Mo., was flown to Washington County Hospital where her condition was listed as critical Monday night.


State Police were continuing their investigation of the accident.

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