Police briefs

July 10, 2006

N.J. residents hurt in Pa. accident

CHAMBERSBURG, Pa. - Two New Jersey residents were injured Sunday morning in a vehicle crash after the driver fell asleep behind the wheel in Guilford Township, Pennsylvania State Police said.

Amanda J. Bach, of Port Murray, N.J., was driving north on U.S. 81 when she fell asleep near mile marker No. 13, police said. She drove off the road and into the median, before driving back onto the road, police said.

The vehicle rolled several times before coming to a rest on the shoulder of the highway, police said. Stuart R. Bach, also of Port Murray, was a passenger in the vehicle, along with two children.

The Baches had moderate injures and were taken to Chambersburg Hospital, police said. The children were not injured, police said.

The Baches had been treated and released from the hospital by Sunday evening, according to a nursing supervisor there.


W.Va. man injured in 2-vehicle accident

HEDGESVILLE, W.Va. - A Martinsburg, W.Va., man was conscious while being flown by helicopter to Winchester (Va.) Medical Center following a two-vehicle accident on W.Va. 9 at Ridge Road on Sunday, West Virginia State Police said.

Police said Steven Hansrote, 46, was a passenger in a 2002 Ford F250 driven by Marvin Hansrote, 42, of Martinsburg.

The vehicle was rear-ended by a 1998 GMC Sierra driven by David Dillon, 64, of Martinsburg, around 3:45 p.m., police said.

One lane of W.Va. 9 was shut down for about 40 minutes, police said.

Hagerstown Police calls outlined

Hagerstown Police responded to the following incidents, according to Sgt. Paul Kifer:


· Unit block of East Avenue, second-degree assault.

· 300 block of South Potomac Street, two missing/returned juveniles.

· 200 block of West Franklin Street, damage to property.

· 50 block of East Franklin Street, damage to property/injured person.

· 400 block of Guilford Avenue, damage to property.


· 500 block of Salem Avenue, verbal argument.

· 800 block of West Washington Street, second-degree assault.

· 300 block of North Potomac Street, found property.

· 20 block of South Burhans Boulevard, theft of Maryland vehicle tag No. 478M558.

· 100 block of John Street, theft of/recovered vehicle.

· 500 block of Virginia Avenue, injured person.

· 100 block of Ray Street, assault/attempted robbery.


· 400 block of Mitchell Avenue, second-degree assault.

· 20 block of East North Avenue, damage to vehicle.

· 10 block of East Antietam Street, lost cash.

· 300 block of Dual Highway, strong-arm robbery.

· 10000 block of Garland Groh Boulevard, theft of ATM card.

· 50 block of East Washington Street, found property.

· 300 block of West Howard Street, theft of a vehicle.

· 200 block of South Potomac Street, missing/returned adult.

· 100 block of Berkson Avenue, theft.

· Unit block of North Jonathan Street, two arrested for soliciting prostitution.

· 100 block of Broadway, fraud.

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