December 16, 1997
Couple killed in accident WOODSBORO, Md. - A 1989 Oldsmobile Cutlass collided with a tractor-trailer at the intersection of Md. 194 and Main Street in Woodsboro Tuesday afternoon, killing a Westminster, Md., couple, Maryland State Police said. Arthur N. Aldridge Jr., 88, and Dora S. Aldridge, 82, of 215 Goodwin Quarry Road, died in the crash, police said. According to police, the Oldsmobile, which was headed north on Main Street at about 1:30 p.m., failed to stop at the stop sign and struck the right side of a 1993 International Truck tractor-trailer.
March 14, 2011
A Baltimore man died after the truck he was driving west on Interstate 70 at Md. 75 crashed Monday morning, according to Maryland State Police. Elmer Smith, 41, was taken to Frederick Memorial Hospital where he was pronounced dead, state police said. A malfunction in the front driver’s side tire caused Smith to lose control of a westbound 1996 Peterbilt, state police said. The truck rolled over, slid into a guardrail on the left shoulder and Smith was thrown from the truck, state police said.
June 19, 2011
A Taneytown, Md., woman died following a head-on car collision along Md. 194 at Legore Road Sunday afternoon, according to Maryland State Police. Nellie R. Baumgardner, 86, died at Frederick Memorial Hospital following the 4:38 p.m. crash, state police said. Baumgardner died after a 2003 Ford Focus being driven by Susan Baumgardner of Taneytown crossed a yellow double line and struck a Toyota Corolla being driven by Katlyn Appler of Hanover, Pa., state police said. Susan Baumgardner was flown to the R Adams Cowley Shock Trauma Center in Baltimore with serious injuries, state police said.
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.
May 26, 2005
By BRIAN SHAPPELL SANDY HOOK - An 87-year-old Brunswick, Md., man died after a two-vehicle accident Wednesday in southern Washington County, just north of the Potomac River, according to Maryland State Police. The crash was reported just after 3 p.m. on eastbound U.S. 340 at Keep Tryst Road, police said. Police said a 2001 Daewoo, driven by Frank A. Miglio, 87, of Sixth Avenue, and a 1996 Honda, driven by Daniel C. Nusbaum, 20, of Diamond Drive in Walkersville, Md., collided in the intersection.
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.
September 8, 2003
firstname.lastname@example.org POINT OF ROCKS, Md. - Maryland State Police has suspended a Frederick, Md.-based trooper, a Washington County resident, following an alleged alcohol-related crash this weekend that injured three people, including two children. Police issued a suspension, with pay, to Cpl. Timothy R. Hagy, 37, of Washington County, for his alleged connection to a 9:30 p.m. crash Saturday, state police Maj. Greg Shipley said Sunday. Hagy, whose exact address and blood-alcohol content were not released, was charged with driving drunk on U.S. 15, just north of the state line at Point of Rocks, while he was off duty, according to a press release from Maryland State Police headquarters in Pikesville, Md. Police charged Hagy with driving under the influence, driving while impaired, failure to drive right of center and negligent driving, the release said.
April 6, 2011
JUNE 25, 1940-APRIL 5, 2011 Mr. Ronald Francis "Ronnie" Kefauver Sr., 70, of Middletown, died suddenly Tuesday, April 5, at Frederick Memorial Hospital. He was the husband of Gloria Stockman Kefauver. Born in Waynesboro, Pa., on June 25, 1940, he was raised by his grandparents, John and Mary Kefauver. He was employed by the Model Garage in Middletown for 19 years and retired after 22 years with the Frederick County Board of Education. He was a life member of the Middletown Volunteer Fire Co., where he attained the rank of sergeant and lieutenant.
January 7, 2009
JULY 31, 1941-DEC. 31, 2008 FREDERICK, Md. - Sally Ann Cannon Wolfe, 67, of Frederick, passed away Dec. 31, 2008, at Washington County Hospital after a lengthy illness. She was the wife of the late Thomas E. "Sonny" Wolfe for more than 40 years. Sonny died Oct. 27, 2008. She is survived by a son, Ronald Toms, and a stepson, Thomas E. Wolfe II, both of Hagerstown; and three grandchildren, Christopher Wayne Toms, Thomas E Wolfe III and Daniel Strite. She was preceded in death by her brother, Robert "Bobby" Cannon of Frederick.