May 29, 2004
Man goes to hospital with gunshot woundThe Hagerstown Police Department reported that a man arrived at Washington County Hospital Friday night with a gunshot wound to the arm, police said. Police still were at the hospital as of 10:45 p.m. No more information was available about the shooting. Information sought in accident on I-81 Maryland State Police are looking for information about an accident Friday afternoon at the Interstate 81 ramp at Halfway Boulevard involving a dump truck that fled the scene.
October 8, 2008
CHAMBERSBURG, Pa. -- A Franklin County woman was killed Tuesday afternoon when the car she was driving collided head-on with a dump truck near Letterkenny Army Depot, Pennsylvania State Police said. Colleen Rae Craig, 33, of Fort Loudon, Pa., was killed in the 4:26 p.m. crash in the 5000 block of Letterkenny Road just outside what was once the main gate of the depot, Franklin County Coroner Jeffrey R. Conner said. She was pronounced dead at the scene by Chief Deputy Cooroner Paul T. Reed, Conner said.
April 6, 2000
Five people were injured in a three-vehicle crash on Dual Highway Wednesday morning, according to Maryland State Police. Police said a 1998 dump truck driven by Robert Milburn and a 1994 Ford Mustang driven by Joann Golden had stopped in the right lane around 8:30 a.m. for a school bus that was boarding children. A 1999 Ford pickup truck driven by Joseph Caviness struck the rear of the Mustang, which was rammed into the dump truck in front of it, state police said. Rescue crews had to cut the roof off the Mustang to free Golden, 28, of Hancock, and her passengers Christy Morgan and Michael Morgan.
October 30, 1998
WOODSBORO, Md. - Police credited the quick thinking of a Frederick County school bus driver for saving the lives of the students she was driving when a dump truck crashed into the bus Thursday morning on Md. 550 near Pine Tree Road. All 17 of the Walkersville High and Middle school students on the bus were injured, one of them seriously, according to Maryland State Police --cont. from front page -- Two Walkersville Middle School students were flown by helicopter to the Johns Hopkins Hospital Children's Unit in Baltimore.
January 30, 2011
Two teens questioned about home invasion Two teenage males were taken into custody for questioning by the Washington County Sheriff’s Office in regard to a home invasion that occurred Friday afternoon near Hagerstown’s North End, according to a police news release. Deputies responded to a robbery in progress at 5:05 p.m. Friday at 408 Chartridge Drive, police said. Three juvenile males living at the residence reported that four teenage males entered the residence wearing ski masks, police said.
September 25, 2000
Couple has warned state Foxville Road curve unsafe By LAURA ERNDE / Staff Writer see also: Bus crash shakes up Smithsburg students SMITHSBURG - Kevin and Tammy Whisner say they have long complained about the dangerous curve in front of their house where Monday's school bus accident took place. continued They said they have their doubts that even that accident will convince the Maryland State Highway Administration to do anything more to improve the safety of the winding and steep Foxville Road, which is Md. 77. "I hope something comes out of it, but I don't know.
July 18, 2000
Police log for July 19 Man, girl tossed from truck MARTINSBURG, W.Va. - A man and a little girl were thrown from a small pickup truck they were riding in Tuesday morning after the vehicle was struck by a dump truck on Interstate 81, a fire official said. The man was entering the northbound lane of I-81 at the Spring Mills exit when the truck's tires slid in some diesel fuel that has been spilled, said Robert Robinson, fire chief of the Bedington Volunteer Fire Co. The man's pickup truck slid into traffic on the interstate and was struck by a dump truck, Robinson said.
December 18, 2000
Two killed in Pa. crashes By STACEY DANZUSO / Staff Writer, Chambersburg CHAMBERSBURG, Pa. - Separate traffic accidents killed two people Sunday morning in Washington Township and early Monday morning in downtown Chambersburg. continued A Chambersburg business owner is picking up the pieces after a truck involved in one of the accidents crashed through his downtown storefront Monday morning. John William Lane, 39, of Ephrata, Pa., was pronounced dead at Chambersburg Hospital following a 1:07 a.m. accident at the intersection of South Main and Queen streets Monday, according to Chambersburg Police.
September 30, 2011
More than 50 volunteers pulled mounds of trash from the Antietam Creek during the Antietam Creek Watershed Alliance's sixth annual Rubbish Roundup on Saturday, Sept. 17. Despite high water, cool weather and occasional sprinkles, volunteers filled a dump truck with trash. They also piled metal objects in a pickup truck and collected multiple bags of plastic bottles, aluminum cans and other recyclables. Noteworthy items pulled from the creek included an automotive crankshaft and drive shaft, a mini-bike and a shopping cart basket.