January 14, 2005
FREDERICK, Md. - A 16-year-old Germantown, Md., girl who was thrown from a car when the driver lost control and hit an embankment was pronounced dead Wednesday afternoon at the University of Maryland Shock Trauma Center, Maryland State Police in Frederick said Thursday. Police said the accident at U.S. 340 and Md. 180 occurred at 12:10 p.m. when Hobart Junior Wilson III, who was driving a 1995 Ford Escort west on U.S. 340, lost control of the car and hit an embankment. The vehicle overturned several times, ejecting Wilson, 29, of Shenandoah Junction, W.Va.
May 16, 2013
Westbound Interstate 70 near Frederick was closed for about 10 hours following a tractor-trailer rollover that occurred Wednesday night, Maryland State Police said. A tractor-trailer carrying fertilizer overturned on the ramp at 8:55 p.m. Wednesday, state police said in a news release. The driver and the passenger in the tractor-trailer were taken to Frederick Memorial Hospital, the release said. Westbound I-70 was closed until shortly after 7 a.m. Thursday, when one lane reopened.
April 19, 1997
Police log Family escapes uninjured from fire BRUNSWICK , Md. - A family escaped uninjured Saturday morning when a fire caused by a carelessly discarded cigarette swept through their Boss Arnold Road home. Charles Green, his wife and children are staying with relatives, according to Brunswick Fire Chief Roy Lipscomb. Damage to the single-story brick home was estimated at $95,000. The family is insured. Lipscomb said the fire was reported around 10 a.m. "Mrs.
June 21, 1997
By ELLEN LYON Staff Writer BEAVER CREEK - A Boonsboro man died Saturday afternoon in a three-vehicle crash at the intersection of U.S. 40 and Beaver Creek Road, Maryland State Police in Hagerstown said. Harry Rommeney, 66, of 9355 Childarcrest Drive, was pronounced dead at Washington County Hospital, police said. Rommeney's 1990 Subaru Justy was turning left onto Beaver Creek Road from eastbound U.S. 40 about 2:30 p.m. when it was struck from behind by a 1991 Subaru Justy driven by Sharron Louise McErlain of 9304 Stottlemeyer Road, Boonsboro, police said.
April 5, 2013
Mr. Irvin F. Stride, 97, of Frederick, Md., died Thursday, April 4, 2013, at Frederick Memorial Hospital. Born Dec. 2, 1915, in Frederick, he was the son of the late Irvin G. and Grace E. Stottlemyer Stride. He was the loving husband of Eva M. Young Stride. Mr. Stride enjoyed spending time with his children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren. In addition to his wife, he is survived by children, Sharon Stride Poole of Boonsboro, Md., Marty Stride of Thurmont, Md., and Kenneth Stride of New York; stepdaughter, Jean Boone of Libertytown, Md.; grandchildren, Donald Dick, Jeffrey Dick and John Stride; great-grandchildren, Jacob Dick and Elizabeth Dick; and five stepgrandchildren. He was preceded in death by daughter, Eileen Stride Vetiello; one stepgrandchild; as well as two brothers, Richard N. Stride and Robert M. Stride.
March 27, 2004
FREDERICK, Md. - A Jefferson, Md., woman was killed in a car accident Thursday night in Frederick County, the Frederick County Sheriff's Office said in a release. Dawn Nicole Moore, 18, of Jefferson, Md., was flown by a state police helicopter to Washington County Hospital following the 9:35 p.m. accident on Fry Road. Moore was pronounced dead at the hospital, officials said. Police said David Lee Woods Jr., 24, was driving a 1989 Chevrolet Suburban in which Moore was a passenger.
November 17, 2008
Samuel Nicholas Divel, 19 DEC. 23, 1988-NOV. 14, 2008 BRUNSWICK, Md. - Samuel Nicholas Divel, "Hambone," 19, of Brunswick, passed away Friday, Nov. 14, 2008, surrounded by his loving family at Frederick Memorial Hospital, after a long battle with cystic fibrosis. Born Dec. 23, 1988, in Frederick, he was the son of Jeanette Beachley Divel of Brunswick and fianc, David, of Frederick and Kenneth Divel Jr. and wife, Melanie Divel, of Frederick. Sam was a very adventurous person.
August 24, 2010
JUNE 25, 1928-AUG. 22, 2010 MIDDLETOWN, Md. - Mr. Herman Bielfeld Brust Jr., 82, of Middletown, died Sunday, Aug. 22, 2010, at Frederick Memorial Hospital. He was the husband of Jeannette Rudy Brust. Born in Frederick on June 25, 1928, he was a son of the late Herman B. Brust Sr. and Myrtle Tritapoe Brust. He was a graduate of Frederick High School, class of 1945, and served in the Army National Guard, Company A, 29th Division. Mr. Brust was the owner and operator for many years of Automotive Industrial Inc. on East Patrick Street, Frederick.
January 1, 1998
Ali Stewart is first New Year's baby 1998 By AMY WALLAUER Staff Writer Angela Willison and Robert Stewart planned to move into their new apartment Thursday night. They wanted to settle in before their baby, due on Jan. 8, was born. Their schedule changed Thursday morning when Ali Nicole Stewart became the first New Year's baby born at Washington County Hospital. "I'd had a couple of dreams a couple of weeks ago that she was going to be a New Year's baby," Willison said Thursday afternoon, cradling the sleeping infant.
January 22, 2006
FREDERICK, Md. - A Frederick County, Md., woman was killed Friday in a U.S. 15 crash that involved seven vehicles, Maryland State Police said. Patricia Adams, 66, of Adamstown, Md., was pronounced dead at the scene, police said. Most of the vehicles involved were northbound. Adams, however, was southbound, and her vehicle struck a car that had been pushed into her lane. Adams' 1998 Toyota Avalon then went into the northbound lane and was hit by a 2005 Ford F-250 driven by Derek Harris, 26, of Middle River, Md. Police said four other people involved in the crash were taken to Frederick Memorial Hospital with injuries that were not life-threatening, but they didn't specify who. Police said the crash started about 3 p.m., when a northbound 2005 International truck driven by Ronald Farnsworth, 57, of Hanover, Pa., struck a 2004 Honda Accord driven by David Snyder, 50, of Point of Rocks, Md. That happened on U.S. 15, near Mountville Road.