Police briefs

May 16, 2009

Three injured in accident

MERCERSBURG, Pa. -- Three people were injured Friday afternoon in a two-vehicle accident on Buchanan Trail West in Montgomery Township, according to a Pennsylvania State Police press release.

Chirstie Ann Hawbaker of Mercersburg was flown to Altoona (Pa.) Hospital to receive treatment for major injuries, police said. Her passenger, Chloe C. Hawbaker, also of Mercersburg, was taken to Chambersburg (Pa.) Hospital, police said.

The driver of the other vehicle, Eric Marshal of Windsor Mill, Md., was taken to Chambersburg Hospital for treatment of minor injuries, police said.


The Hawbakers were eastbound in a Chevrolet Trailblazer in the 8100 block of Buchanan Trail West about 3 p.m. when their vehicle went left of center and struck the side of an oncoming truck that driven by Marshal, police said.

Marshal and the Hawbakers were not listed as a patients Saturday, spokeswomen at both hospitals said.

Man shot in Martinsburg

MARTINSBURG, W.Va. -- A man was shot early Saturday morning in the 300 block of Wilson Street in Martinsburg, a Berkeley County Emergency Services dispatcher said.

No further information was available.

The Herald-Mail Articles